Spider Cage

The Spider Cage is an  addition to the Therapies for Kids repertoire of exciting and fun (but very effective) treatment tools. It is a solid wire mesh device with stretchable cords attached from the mesh to a harness on the child. This allows the child to be involved in balance and strengthening exercises while their…

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Distal Balance Exercises (Cuevas Medek Exercises – CME)

What: The aim of paediatric physiotherapist working with children with delayed gross motor skills is to develop balance against gravity, ultimately to stand and to walk independently. As a child develops motor skills, from infancy they are required to make careful postural adjustments.Children with motor impairments are often unable to make these adjustments themselves and…

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