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Chiaroscuro - The UV dark room

Chiaroscuro - The UV dark room

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The Chiaroscuro Sensory Dark Room package’s UV glow and contrasting colours provide an exciting sensory experience suitable for all users, including those with visual impairments.

The variety of textures on the UV tactile disc are great for low vision users, and also help develop an understanding of different textures in those both hyper- and hypo-sensitive to touch.

With a UV take on some of our most popular sensory products, this room also comes with a black pop-up tent in which to hide away with the resource box’s light-up toys and maximise their effects.

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Chiaroscuro, the UV Dark Room, has been specially developed to stimulate visual experiences and spatial awareness for low vision users, and the excitement created by the dramatic surroundings can help to improve attention and interaction skills for those with a wide variety of other abilities, including ADHD, Moderate and Severe Learning Difficulties, Downs Syndrome and Sensory Processing Disorder, amongst others.

A sensory dark room is often used for functional visual assessments, but when a wider variety of UV products are incorporated, it can also be used to develop a wide variety of life-skills:

Because of the stark contrasts created by the UV items and LED lights against the dark setting, users with low vision are able to more easily perceive and so interact with their surroundings. By following the movement of the UV reactive items and the LED lights of the black Musical Touchwall, users are able to develop tracking skills, concentration and hand-eye co-ordination.

The variety of textures on the UV tactile disc are not only great for low vision users, but also help develop an understanding of different textures in those both hyper- and hypo-sensitive to touch.

The Superactive controller for the LED Bubble Tube can be used by anyone to develop cause and effect skills, colour recognition, switching skills, turn-taking and social interaction. And the shimmering coloured shower of the UV-reactive LED Fibre Optic Cascade and comfort of the UV Fibre-optic Softie can be used either for developing these interactive skills, or simply for relaxation.

Have a look around this room by dragging your mouse across the image below (Google Chrome recommended), or click here on your mobile to view in VR (VR Goggles required)

Chiaroscuro includes:

    • 1.5m Superactive Bubble Tube & Black Controller
    • Black Curved Bubble Tube Plinth (900mm x 900mm x 400mm)
    • 2x Curved Acrylic Mirrors (0.9m x 1.5m)
    • Aurora LED Projector Bundle
    • Superactive Fibre-optic Cascade & Black Controller
    • UV Tactile Disc
    • Black Musical Touchwall
    • UV Lightline
    • Black Superactive UV Fibre-optic Softie & Controller
    • UV Lumiglow panel with torch
    • UV Resource Box
    • Black Pop-up Tent
    • UV Par Can Light
    • UV Strip Light
    • Bluetooth Amplifier with Gesture Control
    • Wall-mounted Speakers
    • Bubble Tube Wall Bracket
    • Bubble Tube Additive (BCB)
    • Bubble Tube Emptying Kit with Footpump
    • Instruction Manuals

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Sensory Rooms Multi Sensory Packages, Multi Sensory Rooms, Dark Rooms
Sectors Architects, Building & Construction, Hospices, Hospitals, Local Authorities, Schools
Senses Visual (sight), Auditory (sound), Tactile (touch)
Uses Cause and Effect, Colour Recognition, Concentration, Development of Choice, Fine Motor, Gross Motor, Hand to Eye Coordination, Interaction, Number Recognition, Relaxation, Social Interaction, Story Telling, Switching Skills, Tactile, Theming, Tracking Skills, Turn Taking
Abilities Asperger’s Syndrome (ASP), Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Autism (AUT), Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Down Syndrome (Downs), Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD), Sensory Processing Disorder, Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD), Visual Impairment (VI)
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