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Pediatric Frames of Reference

STUDY
PLAY
Developmental
Principles: Development occurs over time and between skills.
Sample Populations: Down Syndrome, Intellectual disability, Failure to Thrive, Cerebral Palsy, Pervasive developmental disorder
Biomechanical
Principles: Improve strength
Sample Populations: Children with cardiac concerns, Brachial plexus, Cerebral Palsy, Juvenille RA, Down Syndrome
Sensory Integration
Principles: Sensory integration dysfnction, difficulty processing sensory information.
Sample Populations: Sensory integration dysfunction, Developmental coordination disorder, Sensory modulation disorder, Pervasive developmental disorder
Motor Control
Principles: Acquisition of motor skills.
Sample Populations: Cerebral Palsy, Developmental coordination disorder, Down Syndrome
Neuro-developmental
Principles: Learn motor patterns when they "feel" normal.
Sample Populations: Cerebral Palsy, TBI
MOHO
Principles: Volition, habituation, Performance, Environment
Sample Populations: All diagnosis
Rehabilitation
Principles: Relearn skills first, develop compensatory strategies
Sample populations: Stroke