Do Special Chairs Help Children with Autism?

Updated: Mar 21, 2019

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When looking at seating options for children with autism, there are a few considerations to keep in mind. Some seats offer sensory input and mobility in the form of wiggling, bouncing, or rocking. Others provide more stability that support a student with appropriate positioning, armrests, lateral supports, or adjusted backrests based on the level of support needed.