Multi-sensory rooms can benefit people of all ages and abilities. It has been used more specifically for people with cognitive and physical disabilities, such as Autism.
Multi-sensory rooms are relaxing spaces that help reduce anxiety, regulate emotions, enhance vision and movement, and decrease challenging behaviour.
Through the use of gentle light, soothing sound, relaxing smell and touch, Multi-Sensory Rooms can be used to calm and reduce anxiety.
The products and equipment provides gentle stimulation of their senses providing an exciting and therapeutic experience.
Multi-Sensory Rooms can be used as learning tool by understanding cause and effect.
You can do it individually, as a team, family, or within your CrossFit community. Make a pledge and donate based on how many burpees you wish to complete.
Please note: you have the option to make a pledge now and donate once you have completed the challenge, or donate now and complete the challenge whenever convenient to you.
If you do not wish to participate in the Burpees for Autism Challenge, but still want to give, please follow the ‘donate now’ link below.
No! You can complete your burpees or donate at any time leading up to this date. But don’t forget to take pictures and videos and post them to social media with the hashtag #burpeesforautism.
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