www.candoyoga.net - Rachel Coley thinks outside the box to provide step-by-step yoga instruction for parents of non-typical kids so they can provide yoga in their own homes, in case they don't have access to specialized instruction where they live. I love the idea! This will help my son out in so many ways
It may surprise you to learn that horseback riding is one of the many treatments available for children with cerebral palsy. The treatment is called hippotherapy and it has been used to treat #disabled children and adults alike since the 1960’s. Research has shown that #hippotherapy has a positive effect on both motor function and emotional well being in children with cerebral palsy.
Some children may walk on their toes nearly 100% for no apparent reason. This is known as idiopathic (the reason for it is unknown) toe walking. Idiopathic toe walking may result in muscle shortening in the calf muscles. In turn, it will continue to promote toe walking. Many cases of toe walking require intervention from …