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What Is The Best Treatment For Difficulty Writing
Occupational therapy for 12 year old with nvld. Very intelligent adult size boy who memorizes rather than writing due to difficulty writing?
May not help much: Occupational therapy can help people with fine motor control problems such as the ability to write, type, or otherwise use the hands, wrists, arms. If a child's brain is different, causing him difficulty in dealing with ideas, words, phrases, sentences, etc..., then it is not a motor skill problem, and may not benefit much from o.T. It may be worth a brief try, to see if there is improvement. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If a person had a severe stroke but has no neurological damage, would that mean the person would have no difficulty writing, talking or walking.
Stroke by definition: ..is injury to a part of the brain due to restricted blood flow. You can get a transient stroke that gives a person complete paralysis on one side, but then reverses within 24 hours (transient ischemic attack). Or you can get a full severe stroke that barely caused any noticeable dysfunction or weakness at all. This unpredictability is part of the reason why stroke is devastating. ...Read more
Something wrong: There is some disorder going on involving the neuro system or muscle system or more likely one of combinations called 'neuromuscular' disorders'. This is actually a complex differential diagnosis, and i would refer you to a good neurologist (such as arielle kurzweil, chief resident neurology, nyu, whose presenting paper in ireland--today is bloom day, celebrating their hero, james joyce-:). ...Read more
Joint movement: Lack of motion can come from tight capsule, loose bodies, internal tears, joint effusion from arthritis or synovitis. Also inadequate muscle function from a stroke, neuromuscular disorder, nerve problems, fracture, dislocation, or injury should be entertained. Spinal problems can caused referred limb weakness. Tailor the treatment after you find the specific cause. Stretch & pt can help. ...Read more
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