Pilot Programs for Schools and Medical Facilities
Schools and Educational Institutions
Boston Public School
Students appeared motivated by the novel technology and demonstrated decreased levels of distress as evidenced by calmer bodies, more intentional movements, and decreased crying behaviors. Students also appeared motivated by the use of the different modes as evidenced by increased attention and increased range of motion. During the virtual instrument mode, students were able to develop cause and effect skills, which helped them to develop a sense of self and their relationship with the world.
St. Mary’s Healthcare System for Children
The pilot program at St. Mary's Healthcare System for Children is currently in progress. Please check back for a full report to be posted August 2020.