Unformatted text preview: disciplinary team involved in the frequent assessment of people with Cerebral Palsy. Physiotherapists help patients develop motor function and prevent contractures. Intellectual disability is managed by specially trained doctors whilst visual impairments, squints, deafness and orthopaedic deformities are treated by spets in each particular field. Epilepsy is controlled with appropriate medications. Spet schools and units for physically disabled people provide speech and language therapy, physiotherapy and respite for parents. Mobility aids and special furniture/mobility devices are provided by specially trained Occupational Therapists....
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- Fall '10