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Unformatted text preview: learning to such an extent that special services, training, equipment, materials, or facilities are required A neuromotor disability is caused by an injury to the brain or spinal cord that affects the ability to move parts of ones body o Can occur before, during, or after birth Early intervention is very important in order to prevent further disability and to make the most of a childs development Orthotics enhance the function of a body part Some ways that physical disabilities can be prevented: safety precautions, better health care, prevention of teen pregnancy, prevention of child abuse, and preventions of conditions that cause brain or spinal injury Resources: Disabilities.lds.org o The website was created to offer support, comfort, and an increased level of acceptance toward those with disabilities o Gives information and resources on specific disabilities...
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- Fall '09