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Dhruv Mishra

Dhruv Mishra is an Industrial designer focusing on elevating human experiences within and beyond the physical realm. His work focuses on designing for disabilities and inclusion for all.

2 chidren wearing the textura pouches walking against a white background
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Can my body tell my parent how I'm feeling?

The layers inside Textura allow for the child to interact with various tactile experiences, whilst the technology behind it gathers emotional data.

A child feeling the tactile textures of the textura pouch

The relationship between a parent and child is a unique and precious one, strengthened by communication. Textura is a smart wearable that pairs with an app to help unravel non-verbal cues and effectively relay solutions for their autistic child’s emotional changes.

A child with their parent, with their hand inside the pouch

The app transfers knowledge and experience from the therapist to the parent and allows for therapists to track emotional states over time to develop more informed strategies.

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Dhruv Mishra

Dhruv Mishra is an Industrial designer focusing on elevating human experiences within and beyond the physical realm. His work focuses on designing for disabilities and inclusion for all.

An animation of the exploded view of the textura pouch

Can my body tell my parent how I'm feeling?

The layers inside Textura allow for the child to interact with various tactile experiences, whilst the technology behind it gathers emotional data.