Perceptual skills of children with developmental coordination disorder.

  title={Perceptual skills of children with developmental coordination disorder.},
  author={Marina M. Schoemaker and M van der Wees and Boudien C. T. Flapper and N Verheij-Jansen and Sonja M H J Scholten-Jaegers and Reint H. Geuze},
  journal={Human movement science},
  volume={20 1-2},
The aim of this study was to investigate whether children with a Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD) experience problems in the processing of visual, proprioceptive or tactile information. Different aspects of visual perception were tested with the Developmental Test of Visual Perception (DTVP-2), tactile perception was assessed with the Tactual Performance Test (TPT), and a manual pointing task was employed to measure the ability to use visual and proprioceptive information in goal… CONTINUE READING