Aquatic and land physiotherapy for babies, children & young people
Blog, news & resources
January 7, 2015
We love the water. This is a quick online questionnaire to help you become more aware of ways to stay safer around water, from the bathtub to the beach.
Got a spare 5 minutes?
We'd love to encourage you to become a water hero!
Then you get a badge you can post to socia...
November 25, 2014
We love to help the families we work with to participate in inclusive sport and recreation options. We're in the pool each day, and most weeks will see us visiting footy practise or a ballet class, or helping to work on a tennis swing.
We're happy to come along t...
November 13, 2014
Shayna Gavin, Physiotherapist (updated 8/4/18)
Baby walkers continue to be sold in toy shops and used in child care centres. However I strongly discourage their use, as does the Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne and the Australian Physiotherapy Association. In fact, sale and ownership of baby walkers has been...
October 30, 2014
Research Project Survey - Swimming Inclusion for People with a Physical Disability
Katrina Murphy at the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) is completing a this study on behalf of Swimming Australia as part of her PhD into swimming inclusion.
She is interested in "t...
September 19, 2014
From swim nappies to sunsuits, bathers and wetsuits, swimming caps, headbands and clips, earplugs and goggles... We've got advice about all of these tricky questions to help you out :-)
What should my child wear to aquatic physiotherapy sessions?
See you in t...
Assessing how babies move, from birth to 4 months
March 19, 2017
What bathtime games can help children get used to water on their face?
October 18, 2014
Do we use distraction? Or engagement?
November 3, 2017
awareness/ celebration/ action day
first person advocacy
learn to ride a bike
learn to sit
learn to swim
learn to walk
specific learning needs
table top activity
world cp day
NDIS planning inquiry interim report released
December 5, 2019
Teaching in aquatic physiotherapy
November 19, 2019
Disability related health supports
October 26, 2019
Core supports for physio
What is separation anxiety?
Medicare physiotherapy item price rise
July 2, 2019
New funding for children waiting to access the NDIS
New NDIS price guide & policies
Outcome measures in bike riding physio
June 29, 2019
Aquatics & disability professional development
May 23, 2019