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Children with spina bifida need personal 'starter'
Date:10/4/2011

" she explains. "The conclusion is that many children (and indeed adults) with spina bifida could do with assistance or some other form of support to act as a starter and problem solver."

The difficulties in daily life described in the thesis can probably also be seen in children and adults with other neurological disorders. Often these difficulties are hidden behind more obvious motor function impairments, which means that those with these difficulties are often misconstrued as being unwilling or having bad habits, Peny-Dahlstrand explains.

It is now important for the findings presented in the thesis to be communicated to parents, school and habilitation staff, and, not least, needs assessors.

"Children with spina bifida can then get the right kind of support, and an opportunity to realise their potential and be as involved as possible in everyday life, school and social activities and, as adults, in society and working life."


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Contact: Marie Peny-Dahlstrand
marie.peny-dahlstrand@neuro.gu.se
46-070-397-6928
University of Gothenburg
Source:Eurekalert

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