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Primitive Reflexes in child development

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY CENTER WHAT ARE PRIMITIVE REFLEXES? • Primitive reflexes are survival reflexes which occur sequentially in the first few weeks of foetal development.• These primitive reflexes are automatic stereotyped movements which are directed by a primitive part of the brain (stem).• As these primitive reflexes fulfil their function during the first year of life […]

Occupational Therapy

WHAT IS OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY? Occupational therapy(O.T.) is a client-centered health profession concerned with promoting health and wellbeing through occupation.The primary goal of occupational therapy is to enable people to participate in the activities of everyday life.OT does this through the use of therapeutic methods, applied and assistive technology, orthotics (splints) and environmental modifications. OT helps […]