Diagnosis and Treatment of Dyspraxia

Diagnosis and treatment of Dyspraxia involves a collaborative effort including multiple professionals. Each of these individuals, together with parents and teachers, may assist the dyspraxic youngster with learning troublesome everyday routines, honing reading and writing abilities, and adapting to social systems through behavioural modifications.  Occupational therapy (OT) An occupational therapist assists in the resolution ofContinue reading “Diagnosis and Treatment of Dyspraxia”

Characteristics of Dyspraxia

What are the characteristics of Dyspraxia? Characteristics of Dyspraxia include difficulties with movement, coordination, judgement, processing, memory, and several other cognitive processes. It also has an impact on the immunological and neural systems of the body. It refers to motor learning problems, perceptual-motor dysfunction, and developmental coordination disorder (DCD). The term “dyspraxia” comes from theContinue reading “Characteristics of Dyspraxia”

What is Dyspraxia?

Developmental co-ordination disorder (DCD), also known as dyspraxia, is a condition affecting physical co-ordination. Dyspraxia causes a child to perform less well than expected in daily activities for their age. They also appear to move clumsily. Children with DCD have early developmental milestones – crawling, walking, self-feeding and dressing. They are also usually behind inContinue reading “What is Dyspraxia?”