My clumsy child
Young children often stumble and fall. This is part
of ‘growing up’, but there is a fine line between
normal childhood clumsiness or awkwardness, and
a physical movement disorder called ‘Developmental
We take a closer
look at what to do when clumsiness starts affecting
your child’s development in this issue.
All the best,
The South African Society
We would like to thank
the Paediatrics Physiotherapy Group for the information
Only persons with degrees obtained at institutions approved in terms of the Higher Education Act may call themselves physiotherapists, whether the work is performed on animals, humans, or in any field of interest.
The content is for information and educational purposes only. The South African Society of Physiotherapy (SASP) has attempted to provide recent and accurate information at the time of publication. The SASP does not assume liability for the use of information contained in this communique. It also does not replace, nor should it be considered an alternative to a medical consultation. Copyright SASP. All rights reserved.