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Emotional Care for Children With Cerebral Palsy

As a parent, it can be hard to watch your child struggle emotionally, especially if you don’t know how to help. This guide will cover what to expect as a parent, better equipping you to provide emotional care for children with cerebral palsy. More than half of children with cerebral palsy (CP) will have some…

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At-Home Activities for Kids With Cerebral Palsy

When parents are actively involved in their children’s development, it helps their kids develop physically, mentally, emotionally and socially. And, there are so many things that parents of children with cerebral palsy (CP) can do at home with their kids to foster their children’s independence and physical development. Top Activities Parents Can Do at Home…

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Study Shows Adults With Cerebral Palsy Face Higher Risk of Depression

A recent study conducted in the UK revealed the link between cerebral palsy and mental health, finding that adults with CP have a higher risk of depression and anxiety than those without the condition. The study results emphasize the importance of mental health care for both kids and adults with cerebral palsy. Studying Cerebral Palsy…

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Successful Comedian With Cerebral Palsy is Shifting Perspectives on Disability

Josh Blue, a comedian with cerebral palsy (CP), is changing the way people perceive disabilities. He never let his disability stop him. Now, he’s empowering others with CP to chase their dreams and overcome the idea that they are limited in any way. Becoming a Comedian With Cerebral Palsy Cerebral palsy is a disorder that…

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Encouraging Teens with Cerebral Palsy to Engage in Beneficial Exercise

Due to limited mobility, teens with cerebral palsy (CP) often lead sedentary lives. This inactivity increases their risk of lifestyle diseases such as cardiovascular disorders and diabetes. Although people with CP face some barriers to physical activity, the mental and physical health benefits of exercise for teens with cerebral palsy far outweigh the challenges involved.…

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