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Multi-sensory therapy in psychiatric care

  • Sarah Baillon, Erik van Diepen and Richard Prettyman
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Multi-sensory therapy is an activity which usually takes place in a dedicated room where patients experience a range of unpatterned visual, auditory, olfactory and tactile stimuli (Baker et al, 1997). These rooms are designed to create a feeling of comfort and safety, where the individual can relax, explore and enjoy the surroundings (Fig 1.).

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  • Sarah Baillon, Erik van Diepen and Richard Prettyman
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