Private Space Decision Tree
Is the space for one user?
Do you have a dedicated space?
View the public space decision tree for guidance on non-categorical space.
Can the user comfortably sit or lay in the space?
Locate a dedicated space, even a 4x4 space.
Have you observed what types of sensory input the user is accessing independently and how they respond?
Click here to go to the equipment page, so you can see the types of equipment for each sense.
You need to locate a space where the user can sit or lay.
Complete a sensory profile.
Click here to go to the sensory profile page.
Determine the senses you want the user to have control over.
Go back and make observations.
Use your completed sensory profile to select equipment that does not cause the user to go into and stay in the danger zone.
Does the space have power
Proceed to selecting items from the suggestion list that fit into the space without crowding
You will be limited to battery operated items but can still make a functional room.
Proceed to selecting items from the suggestion list that match senses and fit into the dedicated space.