A Guide to Weight Bearing
Weight bearing involves using muscles against gravity. Pediatric occupational therapists use weight bearing activities to increase the proximal stability of the children. This guide provides caregivers and clinicians education on the benefits of weight bearing for child development.
This collection includes specific activities and play ideas for children at at the ages of 2, 3, 4, and 5+, with a total of 31 different activities that can be easily done at home/therapy sessions.