Which clients benefit from dynamic seating by diagnosis?

As dynamic seating is often used by clients who have increased muscle tone, clients with the following diagnoses often benefit from this technology:

  • Cerebral palsy
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Spinal cord injury (when spasms are present)
  • Huntington’s Chorea
  • Other diagnoses where increased tone is present

As dynamic seating is also frequently used by clients who seek out movement, clients with the following diagnoses may benefit as well:

  • Cerebral palsy
  • Developmental disabilities
  • Sensory processing disorder (when a wheelchair is also required)
  • Other diagnoses where the client seeks out movement