Physiotherapy

Little Bodies Therapy offer fun, holistic physiotherapy services for babies, children and teens. Interventions are tailored based on your child’s presentation, child and family goals, and evidence-based practice. 

PAEDIATRIC THERAPY SERVICES

Common concerns or areas we can assist include:

    • Gross motor delay in infants and toddlers including development of skills such as rolling, crawling, sitting, walking, stairs, running and jumping,
    • Gross motor development and coordination issues,
    • Children demonstrating reduced balance including regular falls,
    • Neurological conditions such as Cerebral Palsy and Acquired Brain Injuries
    • Developmental delay associated with genetic conditions such as Down Syndrome or Prader-Willi Syndrome
    • Movement disorders including dyspraxia and developmental coordination disorder
    • Packaging disorders including developmental dysplasia of the hip, plagiocephaly or torticollis,
    • Gait abnormalities including in-toeing, toe walking and knock knees,
    • Physical activity strategies for children with Autism, Intellectual Disability or Visual Impairment.

Paediatric physiotherapy intervention for children with gross motor delay, developmental coordination issues or delayed motor milestones.

 

Physiotherapy for babies, children, and teens can help improved:

  • Joint range of motion and integrity,
  • Muscle strength,
  • Muscle control,
  • Gross motor performance,
  • Gait patterning,
  • Functional skills including transfers or stair navigation,
  • Balance,
  • Coordination,
  • Posture,
  • Sport-related skills,
  • Pain management strategies
  • Achievement of gross motor skills through equipment prescription.