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Teaching Motor Skills to Children with Cerebral Palsy and Similar Movement Disorders : A Guide for Parents and Professionals
by Sieglinde Martin


Overview - Written by an experienced physical therapist, this practical guide gives parents the keys they need to help their child with cerebral palsy or another developmental delay master gross motor skills beginning in infancy. Organised in the sequence children acquire gross motor skills, this guide explains how motor development unfolds, and how cerebral palsy can affect this development.  Read more...

 
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More About Teaching Motor Skills to Children with Cerebral Palsy and Similar Movement Disorders by Sieglinde Martin
 
 
 
Overview
Written by an experienced physical therapist, this practical guide gives parents the keys they need to help their child with cerebral palsy or another developmental delay master gross motor skills beginning in infancy. Organised in the sequence children acquire gross motor skills, this guide explains how motor development unfolds, and how cerebral palsy can affect this development. There are dozens of illustrated exercises that can help children gradually strengthen back, neck and tummy muscles and then master motor skills, such as head control, sitting, crawling, standing, and walking. While parents can and should practice these exercises at home, the author stresses how success is dependent on parents and therapist working together. Real-life vignettes provide examples of how parents, children, and physical therapists interact, what difficulties can arise and how to try and work through them.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9781890627720
  • ISBN-10: 1890627720
  • Publisher: Woodbine House
  • Publish Date: June 2006
  • Page Count: 237
  • Dimensions: 10.98 x 8.52 x 0.56 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.31 pounds


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