Bobath

Bobath, Karel and Berta

Karel, a psychiatrist and neurophysiologist, and Berta Bobath, a physical therapist, developed the original neurodevelopmental treatment (NDT) theory and intervention techniques to work with persons secondary to conditions such as cerebral palsy and cerebral vascular accident who have abnormal muscle tone. See neurodevelopmental treatment.
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Glenys Evans, founding parent and family support co-ordinator, along with her husband Bob and parents Paul and Yvonne Lubas, set up Bobath Wales after visiting the Bobath Centre in London with their children, who both have cerebral palsy.
Richard Bobath, 54, served almost two years for fraud after duping the British Polio Fellowship, which helps desperately sick people, and the British Institute of Radiology.
Bobath Children's Therapy Centre Wales claims children are sometimes not referred for specialist therapy until they are two years old or over, which could damage their progress.
Bobath Children's Therapy Centre Wales, which provides specialist therapy to children from all over Wales who have cerebral palsy, are organising the ultimate cycle challenge in Wales and are looking for volunteers.
The Spanish ace will take a seat at the glittering event on Thursday, March 5 which aims to raise funds this year for Bobath Scotland.
Berta Bobath first began her close observations of neurological patients and comparisons with normal movement in the 1940s.
Entertainer Max Boyce and BBC presenter Amanda Protheroe Thomas are among those who will be serving food at the event, in aid of Bobath Children's Therapy Centre Wales in Cardiff's Park Plaza Hotel on May 20.
Bobath Wales Autumn Afternoon Tea, is on Friday October 21 from 2-4.
This is why Bobath Children's Therapy Centre Wales, a Cardiff-based charity that provides specialist therapy to children from all over Wales, holds its annual cerebral palsy awareness month.
CARDIFF author Jon Blake treated schoolchildren to a writing workshop at the launch of his new book which has been published to raise money for Bobath Wales.
TECHNOLOGY specialist Circle IT has adopted Bobath Children's Therapy Centre Wales as its charity of 2010 - and will supply up to pounds 10,000 of technical support free of charge over the next two years.
A SIGNED Manic Street Preachers guitar has been donated by the band for an auction in aid of Bobath Children's Therapy Centre Wales.