What are sensory toys?
Sensory toys for adults are designed to help relieve symptoms of sensory processing disorders. There is no one way to relieve these symptoms as they present differently for different sets of needs. As everyone seeks different ways for calmness and comfort, it’s important to recognise the need for a variety of sensory aids as, while one person might need calming down, another might find solace in a stimulating experience. So, what kinds of sensory toys are there and which abilities are they best suited to? We recommend the following toys for special needs adults.