Derrick is a 42 year old male who resides in a group home with 24 other non-ambulatory, yet socially active,…
Robert is a Dynamic Seating old-timer. This 27 year old man has been using Dynamic Seating for about 10 years…
Jeff was born at 23 weeks gestation with grade 4 interventricular hemorrhages with hydrocephalus and eventually periventricular leukomalacia. He had limited volitional active movement, no visual engagement, and difficulty self-calming. At age 3, he showed signs of improvement, and as he grew older, we worked to enhance development through movement.
Suzanne Payne Eason, OT/L – NRRTS Directions
Movement in a seating system and mobility device is essential for neuroplasticity in the neurologically challenged client. Explore this topic with veteran clinician, Suzanne Payne Eason.
Michelle L. Lange, OTR/L, ABDA, ATP/SMS – Exceptional Parent
Lack of movement within a wheelchair leaves a child in a static sitting position for extended periods of time. Learn more about how dynamic seating can help.
Dynamic Seating also requires the use of secondary supports, including Pelvic Positioning Belts and Foot straps. These secondary supports may…
Michelle L. Lange, OTR/L, ABDA, ATP/SMS – Mobility Management
A survey of 100 was completed to get a sense of the number of professionals using dynamic seating.
Michelle L. Lange, OTR/L, ABDA, ATP/SMS
Many wheelchair users have decreased head control and may sit with the head in a suboptimal position. How can Dynamic Seating work to maintain position?
Suzanne Eason, OT/L – NRRTS Directions
This article will discuss the concepts of how & why dynamic components on seating systems and wheelchair frames enhance development via neuroplasticity.