Physiotherapy helps the children with Cerebral Palsy to maintain and increase functional skill level and range of movement in order to minimise joint contracture and postural deformities. There are 71 students from the ages of 5 to 17 years, 45 students from the workshop (18years and above) and 26 out- patient managed by physiotherapists as an individual therapy, group therapy, hydrotherapy and recreational play.
One – to – one intensive individual therapy helps to improve gross motor functional skills.
Balance and coordination
Group activities able to develop social skills and self-confidence.
Passing a ball
Pushing a big bolster
Riding with rhythm
Catch and throw
Wheel chair race
Hydrotherapy helps in reducing spasticity, relax, improving breathing control and functional movements, balance and co-ordination.
Hippotherapy is carried out with 12 students on alternate Wednesdays at the Horse Riding School, UTM Skudai, Johor Bahru.