Do therapists' goals and interventions for children with cerebral palsy reflect principles in contemporary literature?

@article{Darrah2008DoTG,
  title={Do therapists' goals and interventions for children with cerebral palsy reflect principles in contemporary literature?},
  author={Johanna Darrah and Lesley Wiart and Joyce Magill-Evans},
  journal={Pediatric physical therapy : the official publication of the Section on Pediatrics of the American Physical Therapy Association},
  year={2008},
  volume={20 4},
  pages={334-9}
}
PURPOSE To explore therapists' goal setting and intervention with children with cerebral palsy, and to examine their acceptance of children's use of compensatory movement strategies. METHODS Interviews were conducted with 23 occupational therapists and 31 physical therapists. Goals and assumptions of relationships between intervention approaches and expected outcomes were coded using the International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health (ICF). Therapists' acceptance of… CONTINUE READING

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