What is it about?
People feel that they are not getting the best out of their multi-sensory rooms, this paper explores why.
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Why is it important?
Multisensory rooms can be transformative for people with complex disabilities, and they can also be disappointingly ineffective. Multisensory rooms can cost thousands upon thousands of pounds, and they can be created on a shoestring. More expensive, does not equal more effective. This paper explores what makes a multisensory room effective and what can prevent a multisensory room from being effective.
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This page is a summary of: Multisensory rooms: essential characteristics and barriers to effective practice, Tizard Learning Disability Review, June 2020, Emerald, DOI: 10.1108/tldr-10-2019-0029.
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