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What is Rett Syndrome?

Rett syndrome is a rare disorder that's unfamiliar to a lot of people. It's mostly seen in girls, and only rarely in boys.

February 14

Rett syndrome is a rare disorder that's unfamiliar to a lot of people. It's mostly seen in girls, and only rarely in boys.

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Early intervention is not only possible, but crucial

Key take-aways from the CP-conference in Oslo, January 2018.

February 8

Key take-aways from the CP-conference in Oslo, January 2018.

Growing evidence supports the efficiency of early intervention...

What is it like to be the sibling of someone with a disability?

We tend to focus on children with disabilities and their parents, but what about the brother or sister? Let’s look at some...

January 31

We tend to focus on children with disabilities and their parents, but what about the brother or sister? Let’s look at some of...

What is GMFCS, and why is it used?

Even though Gross Motor Functions Classification System (GMFCS) is a widespread classification tool, most people is...

December 14

Even though Gross Motor Functions Classification System (GMFCS) is a widespread classification tool, most people is unfamiliar...

December 5

Strength training (or resistance training) is a very common part of sports and physical fitness programs. For many people, the...

How does family-centred services make a difference?

We usually write about treatments or services that focus on a child or an individual, but in this article we’ll look at...

November 30

We usually write about treatments or services that focus on a child or an individual, but in this article we’ll look at...

Having a child with disabilities: Living, challenges and finding time for yourself

«There are a lot of feelings involved with getting a handicapped child. In many ways, you have to adapt to a totally new...

November 22

«There are a lot of feelings involved with getting a handicapped child. In many ways, you have to adapt to a totally new reality

How to transfer the user in and out of the Innowalk

Are you assisting a person using the Innowalk, but not quite sure how to get the user in and out of the assistive device?...

November 13

Are you assisting a person using the Innowalk, but not quite sure how to get the user in and out of the assistive device? Here...

Music therapy for kids with disabilities

Music plays a big part in most people’s lives. It can be relaxing, spark certain feelings and increase quality of life. For...

October 20

Music plays a big part in most people’s lives. It can be relaxing, spark certain feelings and increase quality of life. For...

Technologies and products empowering people with disabilities

Lately, there’s been a huge influx of innovative solutions enabling people with disabilities to live more independent lives....

October 13

Lately, there’s been a huge influx of innovative solutions enabling people with disabilities to live more independent lives. In...

4 fun and accessible water parks for kids with disabilities

Do you miss the fun from this summer? Why don’t you bring the kids for a short break in the water slides? Here are our four...

September 14

Do you miss the fun from this summer? Why don’t you bring the kids for a short break in the water slides? Here are our four...

What can a Made for Movement assistive technology consultant do for you?

Getting the most out of an assistive device is not just about choosing the right one, but also knowing how to use it right....

September 6

Getting the most out of an assistive device is not just about choosing the right one, but also knowing how to use it right....

4 autumn getaways for the whole family

Autumn can be quite hectic, with work and school going at full pace. A short holiday or weekend trip can be a nice break...

August 31

Autumn can be quite hectic, with work and school going at full pace. A short holiday or weekend trip can be a nice break from...

How to prevent your child from being bullied

Being bullied by other kids at school or in their spare time can be very tough to deal with–for both kids and parents...

August 11

Being bullied by other kids at school or in their spare time can be very tough to deal with–for both kids and parents involved....

3 inspirational persons with cerebral palsy

People who inspire us tend to go beyond what’s perceived to be their limits. From track racing to arctic expeditions, we...

July 27

People who inspire us tend to go beyond what’s perceived to be their limits. From track racing to arctic expeditions, we look...

Four useful websites for pediatric physiotherapists

Staying up to date in the world of pediatric physiotherapy and disabilities is crucial. Here are four resources that will...

July 18

Staying up to date in the world of pediatric physiotherapy and disabilities is crucial. Here are four resources that will keep...

5 reliable websites for parents of children with cerebral palsy

Finding reliable and useful resources on cerebral palsy can be a bit of a struggle. Here are five favourites–in no...

July 6

Finding reliable and useful resources on cerebral palsy can be a bit of a struggle. Here are five favourites–in no particular...

How to plan travelling with kids who have disabilities

When travelling, doing some research to get inspiration and tips is always useful. We’ve picked up some inspiration from...

June 16

When travelling, doing some research to get inspiration and tips is always useful. We’ve picked up some inspiration from some...

The benefits of goal directed training for individuals with disabilities

For an intervention to be goal directed training, it has to begin with a goal, which must be practiced until achieved. But...

April 27

For an intervention to be goal directed training, it has to begin with a goal, which must be practiced until achieved. But what...

Top 10 Amusement Parks for Kids with Disabilities

We all need a holiday. But we know it can be frustrating – finding out if a resort has proper access for those with limited...

April 8

We all need a holiday. But we know it can be frustrating – finding out if a resort has proper access for those with limited...

Bonding through activities when your child has CP

Every parent enjoy watching their children smile while being active or learning a new skill. One of the greatest things to...

October 13

Every parent enjoy watching their children smile while being active or learning a new skill. One of the greatest things to...

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