Tag Archives: sleep

Mosaic Weighted Blankets’ Latest Giveaway: Easing SPD Symptoms

Congratulations to our most recent blanket giveaway winner, Angela, who wanted to win a blanket from Mosaic Weighted Blankets® to help with her daughter’s SPD  issues. 

“My daughter, Jesyca, had been diagnosed with ADHD and Disruptive Behavior Disorder and Depression and Oppossitional Defiant Disorder and at 4 was diagnosed with Sensory Integration Disorder, she has been able to use a...

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Kids having SPD can get a good night’s sleep

Another testimonial we just received...

"Want to say thank you! We got a blanket from Mosaic Weighted Blankets as a gift and (it) has been the best thing for my SPD son! He asks for it as soon as we get home!"

[caption id="attachment_1018" align="alignright" width="206"] Curled up with his Mosaic Weighted Blanket...[/caption]

Look at this fellow sleep with the help of...

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Sensory Processing Disorder Treatment, Mosaic Weighted Blankets

We are proud to be featured in the Fall issue of, "Something Special Magazine"...check out page 44 to see the article.

[caption id="attachment_999" align="alignright" width="193"] Read about selecting a weighted blanket as part of sensory processing disorder treatment[/caption]

Weighted Blankets are the new hot thing on the market to help children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs), including Asperger’s, ADD and ADHD,...

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Walk Now for Autism Speaks! Sept 28th in Austin!

[caption id="attachment_927" align="alignright" width="216"] Last year's walk...photo by Shannon Kintner[/caption]

Mosaic Weighted Blankets is supporting the upcoming 2013 Greater Austin Walk Now for Autism Speaks event! Hope you will consider joining in the fun, stop by and say "hey" at our booth at the resource fair...

Mosaic Weighted Blankets® founder Laura LeMond is encouraging local families to participate...

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Natural Sleep Aid May Ease Adult & Teen Sleep Disorders

A weighted blanket, used in conjunction with improved sleep habits, may be an affordable natural alternative to sleep medication and behavioral therapies

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Poor sleep habits plague many of us; 40% of adults say they have occasional insomnia. We go to bed too late, have caffeine or alcohol at night, interrupting natural sleep patterns, or we overstimulate...

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A Day with My Weighted Blanket – Our First Video!

We received our first entry for our, "A Day with My Mosaic Weighted Blanket" Video Contest...check it out! Watch to hear how a Mosaic weighted blanket has helped with anxiety and sleeping issues, has provided calming relaxation and tactile stimulation for a sensory seeking college student, and provided a cozy cat bed for two sensory seeking cats! 

What are you waiting...

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Sleeping “Soundly & Securely” Thanks to Mosaic Weighted Blankets!

We just got a wonderful email from a customer who was happy to have us share it with you… (we just love hearing from our customers!)...Tina's son has had sleeping issues for years, and was diagnosed with learning disabilities and ADHD in the 6th grade. 

Here is the letter:

My son, Ryan, was always a very "busy" child; he had...

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Mosaic Weighted Blankets Sponsors The Golden Hat Foundation

Austin, Texas. June 29, 2013: News release.    

Mosaic Weighted Blankets® today announced its sponsorship of The Golden Hat Foundation. Along with the company’s financial support of the non-profit’s fundraising efforts, founder Laura LeMond is encouraging local families to participate in the foundation’s...

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PTSD – It Isn’t Just Combat-related, It’s Life

Mosaic Weighted Blankets® just issued its latest press release which focuses on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). And although it is a well-known problem for veterans, it is no longer the case that just combat soldiers are being diagnosed with the disease...surprisingly, as many as 7-8% of the US population will have Read More »

Mosaic Weighted Blankets Calm Alzheimer’s Patients and the Elderly

Many nursing homes, hospital acute psychiatric wards and Occupational Therapists already use weighted blankets to help calm agitated patients. We came across two interesting articles we thought we'd pass on to you in case you are a caregiver of a dementia or Alzheimer's loved one.

A special note to the many wonderful...

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