Snug Vest™

Promoted Skills

Product Description

Snug Vest is a therapeutic product for individuals that benefit from sensory feedback and stimulation to focus and attend or calm and soothe. Snug Vest inflates to provide adjustable and evenly-distributed pressure to the torso for a comforting hug-like squeeze without pressure placed on the stomach or chest. The product promotes independence as the child can self-inflate their vest in a discrete way to get the exact amount of safe pressure they need. The Snug Vest is stylish and unsuspected making it inclusive for kids to wear regularly!

Physical 0

Skills

  • The Snug Vest promotes proprioceptive input as kids feel the pressure on their body as they play and interact with their environment.
  • The Snug Vest is a physical reminder for the child to practice focus and attention or soothe and calm.
  • Motor planning skills can be supported as the Snug Vest provides information about the child's movements and positions of the body. 

Social/Emotional 0

Skills

  • The stylish and inconspicuous look of the Snug Vest allow children to wear the vest with confidence.
  • Snug Vest encourages self-regulation as children learn to recognize when they need more or less sensory input from the inflated vest.
  • Taking on and off the vest is a way to practice getting dressed and undressed independently for children.
  • Snug Vest can encourage and support independent choices. Kids can be “in control” of the sensory stimulation they receive from Snug Vest. 

Sensory 0

Skills

  • The hug-like pressure provides tactile and kinesthetic sensory stimulation as kids wear the Snug Vest.
  • The inflatable nature of the vest allows kids to choose their level of stimulation—more inflation provides a tighter feel during wear.
  • Kids learn independence with the Snug Vest as it allows them to be more autonomous by providing the sensory input they need while interacting with their environment.

Developmental Processes Promoted

Additional Details

Approximate Price:
$365.00
Age Range:
3-12

AblePlay Great Find!

Snug Vest™

Developmental Skill
Physical Yes
Sensory Yes
Communicative Yes
Cognitive Yes
Social/Emotional Yes

Share