The Snoezelen room is a controlled
multi-sensory environment used to assist students to bring their engines from
‘high’ or ‘low’ to just right.
students interact within a calming environment which is specially designed to
stimulate various senses, using lighting, colour, sound, scent, texture and
materials. The room focuses on calming, breathing and relaxation strategies and
has been shown to reduce behaviours such as aggression, hyperactivity, anxiety
and distress. The Snoezelen room can also improve students focus and
communication through interaction with preferred stimulus.