The course will outline the causes of cerebral palsy before, during and after birth and discuss the factors that increase the chances of the condition arising.
Participants will be introduced to the three main types of cerebral palsy – Spastic CP, Athetoid or Dyskinetic CP and Ataxic CP – and how it affects some, or all, of a person’s limbs.
- Signs and symptoms
- Treatments and care plans
- Feeding problems
- Associated conditions
- Periventricular leukomalacia (PVL)
The course content is practical and interactive to embed effective learning around the treatment and support options available and the impact and outlook for people living with cerebral palsy.