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(Canada) Quebec elem school adds fourth sensory room; 'can help stimulate or calm students'

Dec 19, 2018, English Montreal School Board: Vanessa Grimaldi dedicates another sensory room at the EMSB http://www.emsb.qc.ca/emsb/articles/vanessa-grimaldi-dedicates-another-sensory-room-at-the-emsb On Tuesday, December 18, Reality TV show star Vanessa Grimaldi was at Edward Murphy Elementary School in Hochelaga-Maisonneuve to dedicate a fourth sensory room at the EMSB. … … “A Sensory Room provides new ways of learning while using all their senses. It’s a therapeutic space for students,” Vanessa explained. “It can help stimulate or calm students down. It heightens awareness, provides security and promotes mental and physical relaxation, which helps individuals realize that they don’t have to feel like they have to be on guard all of the time.” …