I’m a Cerebral Palsy Super Mom

published 1 week ago by Dr. Frederick B. Covington

Here is another great opportunity for OT related discussion.  What are your thoughts, suggestions,  intervention ideas, or is this woman beyond OT and self sufficient. OVERVIEW:  Valerie Lawrence, 36, was born with the umbilical cord wrapped around her neck, which stopped the oxygen from reaching her brain, causing her to develop spastic cerebral palsy.  Diagnosed at 17 months, she was told she would never drive, work a full-time job, and that having children would be almost impossible for her.

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