CalmConnect is an evidence-based, trauma-informed practice.
CalmConnect is the only patented program for self-regulation.
CalmConnect significantly improves sleep.
CalmConnect decreases anxiety and depression.
CalmConnect reduced off-task behavior in classrooms as much as 81% when used for just five minutes/day.
“CalmConnect is a fantastic resource that should be in every classroom.”
— Dr. William Steele, Founder of the National Institute for Trauma and Loss in Children
CalmConnect Benefits All Ages
CalmConnect works for people of all ages and abilities as it reduces loneliness, builds community, and improves emotional, mental, and physical health. MaryAnn gives a great description of the program’s benefits for older adults.
Research: CalmConnect reduced off-task behavior by 80% when used for just 5/min day in Wayzata Public Schools and 59% in Saint Paul Public Schools.
“CalmConnect is an incredible self-regulation program! I’ve been thrilled with what CalmConnect is doing in classrooms, home programs and direct therapy as it immediately calms and organizes children. Within minutes is calms even non-verbal children with autism in distress! CalmConnect calms and focuses a child with ASD in as little as 4 minutes.”
— Nancy Lawton-Shirley OTR/L, Founder of Points of Stillness and Co-Founder Camp Avanti and International Lecturer on Sensory Processing