Drive to Thrive: DIY Fidget Accessory
Prepared by Sociology 490 Interns
What are beaded fidget accessories?
- It is a string with beads to help those who like tactile items to touch/play/fidget with. Using your hands or fingers, the beads can be moved up & down, spun around the string, etc. It all depends on how you make it & the purpose you want to give it.
The Benefits of Beaded Fidgets
- It can help one relax/destress
- It can help manage any feelings of anxiety
- It can help stimulate parts of the brain involving attention
- It can help find comfort in repetitive actions
Purpose of the beaded fidget accessory:
- It can be used for one of the benefits above
- It can be used as a way of prayer, wish, or feeling
The color of the beads can have different meanings:
- Red = confidence; Orange = happiness; Yellow = knowledge; Green = health; Blue = loyalty; Purple = power; Pink = friendship
Check out the PowerPoint for more colors and meanings!