The HandWeight™ is ideal for providing proprioceptive input to
the hand for individuals who experience diminished sensory feedback.
It can help increase kinesthetic awareness during fine motor or self
help activities, and can also be used for strengthening exercises. The
HandWeight™ is also very helpful for individuals who experience tremoring during fine motor tasks.
The HandWeight™ is a weighted pouch that rests on the back of the
hand. This uniquely designed weight is held in place by four finger
loops, one thumb loop, and a Velcro closure strap that is secured
around the wrist. Unlike many of the other “weights” on the market,
this palm open design allows maximum finger flexibility and wrist
mobility. The weight is reversible and can be worn on the back of
The HandWeight™ is
mostly constructed of durable, latex free stretch cotton Lycra,
lead free steel shot, and uses heavy duty stitching for added
strength. Hand washing and air-drying is recommended. It is only
available in black, and is sold individually.
Please note that the
stretch fingerloops CONTAIN LATEX.