Health care workers demonstrate the benefits of calming machine on residents By Erin Knutson December 7, 2017 There’s a transformative experience happening over at Columbia House and residents have the opportunity to experience sensory therapy through a new Snoezelen machine that was provided to the facility by the Invermere Health Care Auxiliary. Health care facilitators…Read more
Academic life is slowly becoming more engaged with the outside world—and students are leading the way Maclean's magazine recently featured Acadia University's S.M.I.L.E. (Sensory Motor Instructional Leadership Experience) program in an article. The following is an excerpt, highlighting the university-community engagement project: During orientation two years ago, Acadia president Ray Ivany watched as hundreds of…Read more
Our North American Partner, FlagHouse, illustrates the simple process you’ll go through in order to get your own Snoezelen Multi-Sensory Environment.
High-tech special needs school in northwest Calgary a hit with the kids, principal says By CBC News Jan 28, 2017 A unique new school in northwest Calgary is a far cry from the cramped, old facility its special-needs students had been using, its principal says. Christine Meikle School, which opened this month in Varsity at…Read more