Infants can present with a number a postural anomalies that can develop inutero or after birth. Some of these conditions include torticollis, plagiocephally, brachicephally, tellipe equinovarus. Management of these conditions involves educating parents and carers on strategies to correct these minor abnormalities.
Infant motor development
Physiotherapist are extremely skilled in regards to motor development and are able to assess the developmental progress of a child and identify if a child either has a delay or is at risk of a developmental delay. Early intervention for motor development is critical to optimise development and functioning of infants and young children.