Welcome to the Children's Physiotherapy Service for North Derbyshire
Our children's Physiotherapy service assess and treat children with conditions that affect or compromise normal childhood development. We see children in outpatients and the community dependent on their needs.
We provide DCD assessments for children who are referred and meet the assessment criteria.
What we do:
We aim to restore or progress a child's physical abilities following disease, injury or illness as well as providing support to their families and carers. We work closesly with Occupational Therapists, Orthotists, Community Nurses and other professionals that are involved in your child's care.
What is expected of families and caregivers:
Your Physiotherapist will work with you and your child to best support their needs. This will typicall involve teaching, parents, guardians and carers specific activities to practice with your child to aid their development.