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Siloam Springs, AR: School has sensory room "to help children with autism and other special needs"

Jan 29, 2018, 40/29 TV, Fort Smith, AR: Siloam Springs elementary creates sensory room http://www.4029tv.com/article/siloam-springs-elementary-creates-sensory-room/15918827 Northside Elementary school in Siloam Springs has created a sensory room, to help children with autism and other special needs. The room is equipped with several different tools from a swing, to bubble walls, and deep tissue rollers, to help students who deal with sensory issues They keep the lights dim and play soft music, so students have a place to calm down and reset. The Northside principal tells 40/29 News, they are hoping to help the children before a meltdown occurs, because young children can often not communicate their feelings. They have about twenty students who use the room regularly, and other students that use it as needed. …