Neuro-Developmental Treatment

Neuro-Developmental Treatment

Neuro-Developmental Treatment

This
comprehensive volume provides vital support for both novice and
experienced practitioners of Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT) by
integrating the latest theoretical foundations of NDT with real-life
practice examples. The book is the culmination of a 5-year project by
instructors of the Neuro-Developmental Treatment Association to develop
an up-to-date guide to the neurorehabilitation approach originally
developed by Karl and Berta Bobath.

Special Features:
Presents the contemporary NDT Theory and Practice ModelCovers the entire what, why, who, and how of NDTIncludes thorough discussions of current and evolving research in neurorehabilitationPresents
a detailed look at how occupational therapists, physical therapists,
and speech-language pathologists practice NDT within the scope of the
individual disciplinesIllustrates NDT examination, evaluation,
and intervention through a series of case reports spanning from infants
to adults with posture and movement disordersProvides enhanced
figures, diagrams, tables, photo galleries, and videos demonstrating
therapeutic practice using the NDT practice model through access on
Thieme’s MediaCenterProvides educators with instructional materials and strategies for entry-level to advanced learnersWritten by more than 30 NDT practitioners (OTs, PTs, SLPs) giving a broad range of perspectivesUsed as the core textbook in NDT Certificate courses, Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT): A Guide to Clinical Practice sets
the standard in clinical practice for occupational therapists, physical
therapists, and speech-language pathologists who use, or intend to use,
NDT in their work with infants, children, adolescents, and adults with
postural and movement disorders.

Neuro-Developmental Treatment

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