What is Kinderkinetics

"Play gives children the chance to practice what they are learning"
- Fred Rogers

Kinderkinetics is a specialised paediatric field which works to stimulate, promote and remediate age specific neuro-motor and fundamental gross motor skills, through physical activity programmes. Kinderkinetics can have benefits in multiple areas of development including childhood physical, cognitive, social and emotional development

Kinderkinetics as a therapy for:

Attention Deficit (Hyperactive) Disorder – ADD/ADHD

Sensory-Motor Related Difficulties

Developmental Coordination Disorder

Autism Spectrum Disorder

Down Syndrome

Low Muscle Tone

Visual Motor Problems

Clumsy and Poor Coordination

Dyspraxia, Dyslexia, Dyscalculia

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Aspects incorporated into the programme

Gross motor skills – Locomotion and object manipulation

Body and spatial awareness

Midline Crossing

Motor Planning

Laterality and Directionality

Static and dynamic balance

Perceptual motor skills

Strength and flexibility

Visual motor integration