Candidacy

WHO’S A CANDIDATE?

INDICATIONS:
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Developmental Delays
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Post Stroke (CVA)
  • Ataxia
  • Athetosis
  • Spasticity (increased muscle tone)
  • Sport Injuries
  • Down Syndrome and other genetic disorder
  • Sensory-Processing Disorder
  • Hypotonia (low muscle tone)
  • Stroke Victims
CONTRAINDICATIONS:
  • Hip Subluxation greater than 50%
  • Severe Scoliosis
  • Recent Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy (unless medical clearance is obtained by the neurosurgeon)
PRECAUTIONS:
  • Heart Conditions
  • Uncontrolled Seizure Activities
  • Hip Subluxation
  • Hydrocephalus (VP Shunt)
  • Diabetes
  • Kidney Problems
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Recent Surgeries
  • Osteoporosis/Osteopenia