For children struggling with appropriate grasp pattern, HandiWriter is the perfect developmental toy. HandiWriter is designed to help a child correctly hold any writing tool, be it a pencil, crayon, or anything else.
The HandiWriter is especially beneficial for children diagnosed with Autism, as they may develop inappropriate grasp patterns. HandiWriter also helps with motor control and can be used with pencil grips also. The HandiWriter not only helps develop the ideal wrist, hand, and finger position, but also comes adorned with beautiful dolphin charms.
+ Perfect Pencil Position + Perfect Finger Position + Perfect Wrist Position + Perfect Hand Position = Better Penmanship
See video on this page. The HandiWriter is worn with the large loop around the wrist. The charm is held in the palm of the hand with the little and ring fingers. The thumb, first and middle fingers grasp a pencil and the top loop of the HandiWriter is placed around the top of the pencil. This pulls the pencil back into the web of the hand, and forms the therapist recommended “TRIPOD GRIP”.
How to use the HandiWriter?
Wear the large loop of the HandiWriter around the wrist.
Next, the charm attached to the HandiWriter is held in the palm with the little and ring finger.
The thumb, index finger, and middle finger grasp the pencil.
The top loop of the HandiWriter is placed around the top of the pencil.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
1. Is the product washable?
Yes, HandiWriter is a washable product. Hand washing & air- drying is recommended for the product.
2. What is the material used?
The HandiWriter knit band is made of cotton knit band while the cord is made of satin material.
3. Is it available in XL size?
The HandiWriter is a free size product, ie one size fits all.