Children with sensory issues including sensory integration disorder, Autism and ADHD may experience a meltdown due to feeling overwhelmed when there is too much sensory information to process.
The following are useful resources to aid in calming:
Blankets- Helps in calming and improving attention and also decreases sensory behaviors by providing deep pressure touch
Swings– Will calm a child with autism by organizing and regulating the sensory system.
Vest- The weighted vest helps children stay calm and focused by stimulating their muscles through deep pressure.