Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy

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.

 

Individual therapy

One – to – one intensive individual therapy helps to improve gross motor functional skills.

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Activation

 

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Balance and coordination

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Walking training

 

Group therapy

Group activities able to develop social skills and self-confidence.

 

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Passing a ball

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Pushing a big bolster

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Riding with rhythm

 

Strength Training

 

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Upper limb

 

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Lower limb

 

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Moto Med

 

Recreational Play

 

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Balloon volleyball

 

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Bowling 

 

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Walking backward

 

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Catch and throw

 

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Wheel chair race

 

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Patonque

 

Hydrotherapy

 

Hydrotherapy helps in reducing spasticity, relax, improving breathing control and functional movements, balance and co-ordination.

 

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Hippotherapy

Hippotherapy is carried out with 12 students on alternate Wednesdays at the Horse Riding School, UTM Skudai, Johor Bahru.

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