After part 1 of the Pediatric Rehabilitation seminar with Dr. Van Matre, I’ve had a few requests for a way to review this material and become more familiar with it. Below are some videos and links to facilitate review.
Hope this helps and look forward to seeing you all again for part 2.
My first experience with the neurodevelopmental model came from Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization (DNS). Utilizing the principles of the developing child this technique treats a wide variety of conditions including orthopedic (neuromusculoskeletal) conditions.
The foundation is understanding normal pediatric development:
Pediatric (newborn) Neuro Assessment:
Tonic Neck Reflex
@ 6 Months Primitive Reflex
Other 6 Month videos:
Vojta descriptions and images:
Developmental Kinesiology Approach
DK powerpoint (from DNS)
Just watching them move
Vojta Images from the Spanish Vojta Society