Benefits

PHYSICAL THERAPY & SUIT THERAPY BENEFITS

  • Stimulates the brain to re-trains central nervous system
  • Restores ontogenic development
  • Provides external stabilization and supports weak muscles
  • Normalizes muscle tone
  • Aligns the body to a close to normal as possible
  • Provides dynamic correction
  • Normalizes (corrects) gait pattern
  • Improve proprioception
  • Reduce pathological reflexes
  • Restore proper patterns of movement & support
  • Influences vestibular system
  • Provides tactile and sensory stimulation
  • Improves speech production and fluency through head control and trunk support
  • Accelerates the progress of newly learned movements & functional skills
  • Improves balance
  • Improves coordination
  • Decreases uncontrolled movements in ataxia and athetosis
  • Improves body and spatial awareness
  • Provides resistance to strong muscles to further enhance strengthening
  • Promotes development of both fine and gross motor skills
  • Improves bone density
  • Helps to decrease contractures
  • Helps improve hip alignment through vertical loading over the hip joint
  • Loads the body with gravity type pressures