Why can’t I treat just one aspect of my child’s condition?

Useful links to other Cerebral Palsy resources.

Moderators: Tmagic650, Lori-ann

User avatar
healthinmotion
Posts: 38
Joined: Tue Jan 25, 2011 3:30 pm
Location: 4256 Bathurst Street, #204, Toronto, ON CA M3H 5Y8
Contact:

Why can’t I treat just one aspect of my child’s condition?

Postby healthinmotion » Thu Dec 08, 2011 2:29 pm

Here's an article about the importance of integrated treatment for a child. As always, if you have any questions, we'd be more than happy to help. All the best!

Whether a child has Down syndrome, cerebral palsy, acquired brain injury or stroke, every child is unique and has his own individual strengths and needs. While his symptoms may be similar to those generally associated with his disorder, his condition will always be different because of his individual personality and character. These two factors greatly influence how a child’s treatment should be approached, making it important to ensure that treatment is tailored to his specific needs, abilities, age, and stage of development. To progress, it is crucial for each therapy to follow in the footsteps of the one before it, so that treatment remains continuous and is reinforced at each step along the way.

You can read the rest of the article here: http://enabledkids.ca/?p=1853
Register now for our LIFE Program for kids ages 0-12 and 12-15 with CP, Down syndrome ABI and pediatric stroke! Dates available for 2012. Spaces are limited.
Visit http://www.healthinmotionrehab.com/life-program.php