What are the clinical goals of using dynamic seating?

Clinical goals include:

  • To protect the client from injury
  • To protect wheelchair and seating hardware from breakage
  • To increase sitting tolerance and compliance
  • To provide vestibular input
  • To provide active range of motion
  • To increase alertness
  • To decrease agitation
  • To increase function
  • To increase strength and postural control
  • To reduce active extension
  • To reduce energy exertion

https://www.seatingdynamics.com/2016/07/12/using-dynamic-seating-diffuse-force-reduce-overall-extension/
https://www.seatingdynamics.com/2016/06/01/dynamic-seating-prevent-equipment-breakage-part-1/
https://www.seatingdynamics.com/2016/06/15/dynamic-seating-prevent-equipment-breakage-part-2/
https://www.seatingdynamics.com/2016/08/15/dynamic-seating-provide-vestibular-input-part-1/
https://www.seatingdynamics.com/2016/08/30/dynamic-seating-provide-vestibular-input-part-2/