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Empathy Doll Emil is a typical boy all kitted out in his smart blue outfit, tousled hair and rosy cheeks.His cheeky smile is a real winner with everyone. Weighted bottom that makes him ideal to cradle on the hip. Ideal for doll therapy with dementia patients to invoke caring instincts and alleviate stress.
SKU: EDM2
£99.99

Activity Ideas:

  • Pop a beating Empathy Heart inside your doll's outfit so that the doll has a realistic feel - especially for anyone suffering from anxiety.
  • Place a shallow cardboard box nearby with a couple of teatowels inside for the doll user to make into a little bed. Maybe sing the beginning of some nursery rhymes and encourage the person to sing along too.
  • Pop a few drops of sensory oil onto a hanky or an Empathy Doll Scent Bag and tuck into a doll's pocket or outfit to create a scent. Ask if the person can recognise the scent? Discuss where you might find something with that smell. Can use lavender if the person finds it difficult to sleep.
  • Leave a soft hairbrush nearby - the act of brushing hair can be soothing for an older person and will keep hands busy too.

Our empathy dolls are top quality and are a real favourite with people who have a dementia and still find comfort in nurturing and caring.

Dolls have weighted bottoms that make them ideal to cradle on the hip.

Size: (l) 50cm. Weight: 1kg. Doll: Sponge clean. Clothes: machine washable (30ºC) and can be tumble dried on a low temperature. Clothes are removable and can be hand washed.

See also Empathy Doll Harry and Ida.

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