Children with learning disability exhibit difficulty not only in learning, but also in their language usage – both in expression and social interaction abilities. Language deficits are seen in verbal expression as well as listening capacity. As these two measures our ability to communicate with others, a deficit in either or both can affect the … Continue reading Language Deficits in children with Learning Disability (LD)
Shree came home yelling, Aju, Ajooo, where are you? I was preparing the backyard for that day’s cricket match. I thought he had some hot news about the temple festival coming up shortly. Shree is my younger brother, studying in 5th grade. I am in 7th grade, in the same school. I asked “Shree, what … Continue reading Learning disABILITY – Story of Shree
What is sensory Integration? Imagine yourself stepping into a bus. The bus starts moving when you place one foot on the first step. Automatically you adjust your body to keep yourself balanced. You slowly step ahead further and find a place to sit. This is SENSORY INTEGRATION. For most of us, sensory integration happens automatically. … Continue reading Sensory Integration – A Senseful Understanding
“Sam, 5 years old, can’t sit still. His kindergarten class has just come inside from the playground. When teacher wants Sam to sit in a circle with other children and listen to the story, he looks distracted by toys in the classroom and remains highly aroused. He frequently gets up, bumps into others, continually adjusts … Continue reading What is Sensory Integration?
Mike was born in US. Rima and Vincent were employed and settled in US and Mike was their first child. During the last trimester, Rima had fever and developed hypertension. It became a high risk pregnancy as the baby swallowed his own stools. Doctors performed an emergency C-section and delivered the baby. Birth cry was … Continue reading Physiotherapy for Cerebral Palsy
Baby Tintu was only 3 months old when her mother noticed unusual patterns or movements of her head. Baby Tintu is the second child of Priya and Muralidhar. Priya is a housewife who loves spending time with her children taking utmost care of their growth. Priya’s pregnancy period was rather smooth with no health … Continue reading Myofascial Muscle Strengthening in Physiotherapy