Course Code and Number:PTA 201 Course Title:INTRODUCTORY CONCEPTS IN PEDIATRIC PHYSICAL THERAPY Credits: 1 Cr.
Study of pediatric concepts that builds on previous course work. Comparison of the motor and social development of able-bodied and disabled children. Discussion of common pediatric disorders, including the effects of the disorder and treatment techniques. Study of the effect of disability on psychosocial status and communication skills used in interacting with parents and children. An overview of equipment and play activities used in interventions and observation in a pediatric clinical setting are included.