Powered Mobility And Preschoolers With Complex Developmental Delays

@article{Deitz2002PoweredMA,
  title={Powered Mobility And Preschoolers With Complex Developmental Delays},
  author={Jean Crosetto Deitz and Yvonne Swinth and Owen White},
  journal={The American journal of occupational therapy : official publication of the American Occupational Therapy Association},
  year={2002},
  volume={56 1},
  pages={
          86-96
        }
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to explore the effects of a powered mobility riding toy on the participation behaviors of young children with complex developmental delays. METHOD A single-subject withdrawal design was used to study the effects of powered mobility on child-initiated movement occurrences, initiation of contact with others, and affect. The participants were two young children with complex developmental delays, including spastic quadriplegia. The intervention consisted of… CONTINUE READING
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