In addition to painful treatments, children in oncology wards experience isolation from the outside world due to prolonged hospitalization and have difficulty interacting with their peers, leading to tension, stress and depressive states.
They can be helped by Snoezelen multisensory therapy, which offsets the negative effects of cancer treatment by activating all the senses and relaxing them. It counteracts hospital monotony and effectively reduces stress, tension, or pain. The therapy provides varied stimuli and can be successfully applied regardless of age or developmental disorders, disease unit, child's psychophysical condition or existing disability.
A room unlike any other
Snoezelen therapy is carried out in the World Experience Rooms, which are equipped with equipment to stimulate the senses - water columns, water bed, fiber optic beams, projectors, instruments. It is a relaxing, restful and at the same time activating place. All of the Room's equipment and its pleasant atmosphere provide a sense of reassurance and security, thus encouraging stimulation and s...