Cerebral Palsy · Inchstones and milestones · Triplegia

Why I’m so excited, but also anxious, about my son’s most recent breakthrough 

My son Aiden has cerebal palsy, manifesting as triplegia. Both his legs and his left arm are affected. While the stroke that caused his condition created substantial damage, his disability is fairly mild which I suppose categorizes him as ‘high functioning’. For this we are immensely grateful. He started crawling at 18 months, but now… Continue reading Why I’m so excited, but also anxious, about my son’s most recent breakthrough 

Cerebral Palsy · Inchstones and milestones

Mobility aids and assistance

Until recently, we didn’t have any specialist equipment for Aiden, aside for a few foam blocks and a peanut ball that I ordered when he was diagnosed. But all that changed a month ago, and suddenly we are into a new phase with various aids in attendance.  Firstly, we started using a soft splint on… Continue reading Mobility aids and assistance