Information and therapy resources
Task based/context oriented approaches to intervention are based on the understanding that infant development involves many complex interactions between the infant's body and brain systems and the social environment.
Function focused early intervention
Focus on function
Why adopt a task based, contest oriented approach to physical therapy?
Two video tutorials outlining the principles of task based physical therapy for children.
Early intervention components
Infant temperament and development
Why some infants are highly reactive and have difficulties behavior regulation, negative arousal and poor engagement.
Forms and charts
Why adopt a task based approach to gross motor training for toddlers? What should toddlers be able to do by the age of 2-3 years?
Introduction to the Toddler Gross Motor Tasks Checklist: Read more
These charts allow the therapist and parents to track changes an infant's progress along different developmental paths over time.
The charts are presented as PDF forms that have check boxes for noting progress as well as space for adding notes on progress. Read more