Presentation on theme: "INSERTHEELS. INTRODUCTION TO TOE WALKING Reasons."— Presentation transcript:
INTRODUCTION TO TOE WALKING Reasons
TROUBLE WITH TOE WALKING Social stigmas Postural strains Expenses
ALTERNATE TREATMENTS Surgery Botox Serial Casting Bracing
AUTISM IN THE US
TOE WALKING PATIENTS
INSERTHEELS MODEL Massage Therapy Physical and Behavioral Therapy Heel Stimulation!
ADVANTAGES TO INSERTHEELS InsertHeels Program Engineered fit $150 every 6 mo.
WORDS FROM THERAPISTS “InsertHeels will be great for my clients because it will protect their legs while also decreasing stigmatization... its a win-win!” - Daria Yudin, LMHC, MS BCBA “Working with such young children, I cannot explain how important appropriate gait and foot formations are… (InsertHeels) would be a hot commodity to any physical or behavior therapist in the field” - Stefanie Kronenfeld, BS PSYCH, Behavioral Therapist
WORDS FROM THERAPISTS (CONT.) “Toe walking is an extremely interfering behavior… it can occur during instructional time the child's on their feet. Taking away valuable time from learning other goals to attend…” - Rachel Scott- Rosenbluth,, BS PSYCH, MS ABA