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Using the PHAATE Model to Understand Changing Needs

People's needs for positioning and mobility support change over time. The PHAATE model can help with assessment.

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Pediatric Series

Invisible Injuries: The Impact of Brain Injuries in Children Is Complicated

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ATP Series

Positioning Priorities

When seating must achieve so many goals, how do you choose what's most important?

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Take Me to School: CRT Educational Resources

CRT educational resources on demand for clinicians and providers.

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The Technique of the Transfer

You’ve created a great seating system. Now your client needs to get out.

Right from the Start

Positioning impacts children's physical, cognitive and social development.

Kyphosis

ATP Series

Kyphosis: Correct or Accommodate?

Kyphosis Is a Common Postural Problem for Wheelchair Users, But Seating Approaches Vary from Client to Client

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ATP Series

The Land of the Quarter-Inch

Clients with Duchenne md often resist change. Here's how to introduce successful drive control options.

The location of the power chair driving controls can be a key to success.

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ATP Series

The First Ultralight

So many new wheelchair users "hate" their first K0005. Can that be avoided?

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ATP Series

Striking the Right Balance

Lifestyle, extremity function and prosthetic use are crucial in determining a limb loss client's needs. How do you address them all?



Seating for Hypotonia

Pediatric considerations for children with low tone

Factors to Consider When Seating Kids with Low Muscle Tone

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Creating a Great ATP

What Qualities & Experiences Are Most Important to Seating & Wheeled Mobility Success?

Survey respondents discuss the skills and experiences needed to be successful.

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Technology Series

Hello, Tomorrow!

Robotics have the potential to impact CRT in a big way. How are startups and researchers tackling the complicated landscape?

When CRT and robotics converge.

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Accessibility Series

A Key to Better Outcomes?

Why to invite adaptive automotive specialists to your wheelchair assessments.

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ATP Series

Midline Matters

How a different location can improve function for some PWC users

Joystick position can strongly impact its accessibility to the PWC user.

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Pediatric Series

Growing Pains

Adding the Right Amount of Growth Into Pediatric Wheelchairs

Shane Burcaw and Mary Kay Walch

Conquering the Mounting Challenge

Author Shane Burcaw teams up with BlueSky Designs to change the conversation on mounts for power wheelchairs.

Author Shane Burcaw teams up with BlueSky Designs to change the conversation on mounts for power wheelchairs.

Justify It: Group 2 vs. Group 3 Power Wheelchairs

Knowing Documentation Requirements Is Key to Getting the Optimal Chair for a CRT Client

Understanding the justification differences between Group 2 and Group 3 wheelchairs.

Justify It: Group 2 vs. Group 3 Power Wheelchairs

Documentation Differences for Each Type

Knowing Documentation Requirements Is Key to Getting the Optimal Chair for a CRT Client

I Can Push Myself!

Teaching Self-Propulsion to Children Starts with Setting Up the Best Chair