Monthly Archives: January 2013

I think that th…

“I think that the concept of ‘intuition’ is a convenient, shorthand word for what really happens in design thinking. The more useful concept that has been used by design researchers in explaining the reasoning processes of designers is that ‘design

I think that th…

“I think that the concept of ‘intuition’ is a convenient, shorthand word for what really happens in design thinking. The more useful concept that has been used by design researchers in explaining the reasoning processes of designers is that ‘design

Box of happiness!

What a nice surprise! A big box of ReVitalyz stress balls to realize the idea of the Happy Touch hand rehabilitation tool! ReVitalyz empathize Seated Physical Activity Training – in their webshop – please have a look. The foam balls

Box of happiness!

What a nice surprise! A big box of ReVitalyz stress balls to realize the idea of the Happy Touch hand rehabilitation tool! ReVitalyz empathize Seated Physical Activity Training – in their webshop – please have a look. The foam balls

CareWare in Aarhus 10-12th of April

Happy Help will attend the contest for a free exhibition space at the CareWare conference at the 10-11th of April, at Health and Care center Vikærgården Aarhus. At the 12th of April the conference will evolve into a open ceremony for

CareWare in Aarhus 10-12th of April

Happy Help will attend the contest for a free exhibition space at the CareWare conference at the 10-11th of April, at Health and Care center Vikærgården Aarhus. At the 12th of April the conference will evolve into a open ceremony for

People all have…

“People all have senses and a body with which we can respond to what our environment affords” Gibson, 1986

People all have…

“People all have senses and a body with which we can respond to what our environment affords” Gibson, 1986

Occupational-therapy-feedback YES!

Today was a good day! Indeed. I had the pleasure of meeting the leading Occupational Therapist and the Development Occupational Therapist at Glostrup Hospital today. And what a feedback on the creation of Happy Touch. This is indeed needed, even

Occupational-therapy-feedback YES!

Today was a good day! Indeed. I had the pleasure of meeting the leading Occupational Therapist and the Development Occupational Therapist at Glostrup Hospital today. And what a feedback on the creation of Happy Touch. This is indeed needed, even

Inspiration!

One of my fellow students from Kingston University London, graduated spring 2012 – with this amazing sensory design project, as an illustrator. I also find great inspiration in the graphic work by India Rose Harvey.

Inspiration!

One of my fellow students from Kingston University London, graduated spring 2012 – with this amazing sensory design project, as an illustrator. I also find great inspiration in the graphic work by India Rose Harvey.

Designerly ways of knowing e.g. design research

Objects are a form of knowledge about how to satisfy certain requirements, about how to perform certain tasks. And they are a form of knowledge that is available to everyone.. Nigel Cross, Designerly ways of knowing, 2007

Designerly ways of knowing e.g. design research

Objects are a form of knowledge about how to satisfy certain requirements, about how to perform certain tasks. And they are a form of knowledge that is available to everyone.. Nigel Cross, Designerly ways of knowing, 2007

ReVitalyz partnership!

We are very happy to announce that ReVitalyz has agreed in sending us a big box of their blue stress balls. The organization specializes in Seated Physical Activity Training, and therefore a perfect match for the development of Happy Help!

ReVitalyz partnership!

We are very happy to announce that ReVitalyz has agreed in sending us a big box of their blue stress balls. The organization specializes in Seated Physical Activity Training, and therefore a perfect match for the development of Happy Help!

Life difficulties

Among the turbulent consequences a stroke patient has to adapt, Hanne Pallesen underscores that life difficulties can be looked at from another point of view. The negative aspects, challenges and difficulties can be transposed to an opposite psychological mind-set; a

Life difficulties

Among the turbulent consequences a stroke patient has to adapt, Hanne Pallesen underscores that life difficulties can be looked at from another point of view. The negative aspects, challenges and difficulties can be transposed to an opposite psychological mind-set; a

Observing Occupational Therapy tools for stroke rehabilitation

Looking at Amager Hospitals neuro-rehabilitation environment in Copenhagen one can get a feeling of a sterile and clinical setting. This is an interesting observation as the facility addresses users who need to recreate after a stroke. The neuro-rehabilitation facility re-learns

Observing Occupational Therapy tools for stroke rehabilitation

Looking at Amager Hospitals neuro-rehabilitation environment in Copenhagen one can get a feeling of a sterile and clinical setting. This is an interesting observation as the facility addresses users who need to recreate after a stroke. The neuro-rehabilitation facility re-learns