Neurodevelopmental Treatment Clinic

Neurodevelopment Clinic (NDT)

20140210 CPAS-118 Neuro Developmental Treatment (NDT) is a problem-solving approach to the examination and treatment of the impairments and functional limitations of individuals with neuropathology primarily children with CP, developmental delay in motor skills and other motor related conditions. These individuals have dysfunction in posture and movement that lead to limitations in functional activity. NDT focuses on the analysis and treatment of motor impairments and functional limitations that physical therapists (PT), occupational therapists (OT), and speech and language pathologists (SLP) can address. This approach provides occupational therapists, physical therapists and speech and language pathologists with a common language and conceptual structure for the analysis of motor skill performance.

Functions of the clinic:

Therapist who are certified in Neuro-Developmental Treatment conduct the clinic to

  • identifies the client’ s motor/movement difficulties that affects his/her daily activities and their causes
  • provides intervention by working closely with parents/ caregivers and others professionals.
  • provide appropriate home program and recommendations following the clinic for continual implementation at home and school.
  • review and re evaluate the clients

Referral to the clinic:

Referral can be made by an allied health professionals, interventionist or teacher within the association using Referral Form. Referral Form is available in Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy Department.

Operating Hours:

NDT Clinic is run by Occupational Therapy & Physiotherapy Department regularly at CPAS on Thursday in every two months from 9.00 am until 4.00 pm, unless notified otherwise.

For further information, please feel free to contact:

NDT clinic coordinators
Lau Ong Ing, Physiotherapy Department
Dedi Suhandi, Occupational Therapy Department

Cerebral Palsy Alliance Singapore.
Tel:  65855623/65855628
Fax: 6585 5603
E-mail: onging@cpas.org.sg / dedi@cpas.org.sg

 

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