Category: Special Needs

Multisensory Systems co-founders presenting their multisensory

Multisensory technology previewed at USC public forum for Alzheimer’s and dementia

The USC Forum, “Memories of the Way We Were”, took place on June 22, 2013 at the Institute For Genetic Medicine Art Gallery, Keck School of Medicine, USC. Discussion topics included Alzheimer’s/dementia research and treatment, music therapy for Alzheimer’s/dementia patients, caregiver support, the effects of cross-generational interaction (seniors and preschool children), and new technological...

The Sense of Smell

AromaComposer™ Overview

“Users can virtually walk through a garden, smelling each individual flower as they pass. “ AromaComposer Overview Resulting from years of research and development, the AromaComposer system makes very efficient use of pure or diluted essential oils for high-quality aromatherapy applications, multisensory therapy and entertainment purposes. The personal AromaComposer system is completely controllable, permitting...

SpecialNeedsBETA_Alpha Resource Center in Santa Barbara, California

Beta Testing – “Special Needs” and “Therapeutic” Initiated

BETA testing for Special Needs and Therapeutic applications began this April at the Alpha Resource Center in Santa Barbara, California, and at “At Home in Ojai”  and other locations. Our portable multisensory system is performing incredibly well. Alpha_SB is a multifaceted service center providing support and information for families of children with developmental disabilities...

Portable Multisensory Delivery System

Portable Multisensory System Created

Portable Multisensory System Hits the Road With the recent completion of our first Portable Chair System, MultiSensory Systems is poised to take a quantum leap forward. This system allows for easy transport and assembly, making it possible to both BETA test and demonstrate the system at multiple locations. The chair and ottoman feature multichannel...

The Manual MINI: This variation of the aromaComposer Mini is distinguishes by its many unique and playful user contoller interface

Aromatherapy for “Special Needs” – Multisensory Integration

Over the last few years, individuals and organizations have inquired about using our aromaComposer systems to help “Special Needs” persons. There is a current movement to use multisensory stimulation with great benefits to special needs individuals. Thousands of “Multisensory Environments” (MSE’s) or Snoezelen Rooms (European term) have and continue to be created at facilities...

Biofeedback Controller Loop

The Multisensory Stimulation System – Biofeedback and Control

From Prerecorded Experiences… to Personalized Biofeedback Control In the simplest mode, our system can present any number of prerecorded multisensory experiences which can be stored locally on a computer, played from a media disk, or streamed live via the internet. As an enhancement, utilizing our advanced biofeedback technology with sophisticated show controllers and media...

Aroma Research

Aroma Research

AROMATHERAPY RESEARCH: Compilation of significant articles about “Aromatherapy” Within the context of these following articles, you will find some of the data that we used to develop our Aromatherapy Web FAQ in June and July, 2003. We were primarily interested in presenting aroma used as an inhalant, and not topically applied as massage oil....