“Double handled brush”
This brush has been developed by Umanima, a non-profit organization which the objective is maintaining and / or improving the well-being and cognitive, physical and psycho-emotional autonomy of the people through the animal.
The brush transmission from one hand to the other was not possible for a person with cerebral and physical palsy. By using the double-handled brush, this allowed her to make transfers from one hand to the other and so work with both hands, at first in a dissociated manner and then in a coordinated way.
Specifically, the double-handled brush allows people to raise both arms at the same time on the same gesture.
It also allows learning to use both arms when a person has had a stroke or muscular deficit due to an accident or birth.