Why Aquatic therapy? What is the benefit? Who can Benefit from it?


Article by: Dr. Gajanan Bhalerao (PT) MPT neuro PT , C/NDT (USA), Aquatic therapy (Kliniken Valens Switzerland) Physical Therapy is a constantly evolving field. There are many types and methods are adding as adjunct traditional physical therapy. Most of these therapies are performed on the land. There are multiple forces are always acting on ourContinue reading “Why Aquatic therapy? What is the benefit? Who can Benefit from it?”

Certificate course in NDT/Bobath Certificate Course in the Management and Treatment of Children with Cerebral Palsy and Other Neuromotor Disorders in Mumbai India 2017


A Neuro Developmental Treatment Association Approved Course NDT/Bobath Certificate Course in the Management and Treatment of Children with Cerebral Palsy and Other Neuromotor Disorders Vedanta Programs, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India Course Dates: 09-01-2017 – 22-02-2017 Course Number: 17B102 Course Status: Approved Location:  Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, 400028 Course Instructors: Asha M. Chitnis, PT, C/NDT CI Barbara H. Hodge, PT, C/NDT CI Linda A Kliebhan,Continue reading “Certificate course in NDT/Bobath Certificate Course in the Management and Treatment of Children with Cerebral Palsy and Other Neuromotor Disorders in Mumbai India 2017”

WORKSHOP ON 2D & 3D GAIT ANALYSIS AND MANAGEMENT Of GAIT DEVIATIONS


Author of article: DR. GAJANAN BHALERAO (PT), PhD Scholor, MPTH NEURO, Certified Adult NDT therapist. HOD Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation Dept in Sancheti Hospital Shivajinagar Pune. Associate Professor & HOD  PT in Neuro Rehabilitation  DEPT at Sancheti Institute College of Physiotherapy, Shivajinagar Pune Sancheti college of physiotherapy is organizing A WORKSHOP ON  2D & 3D GAIT ANALYSIS AND MANAGEMENT Of GAIT DEVIATIONS  On 20th andContinue reading “WORKSHOP ON 2D & 3D GAIT ANALYSIS AND MANAGEMENT Of GAIT DEVIATIONS”

Hydrotherapy for traumatic brain injury with hemiplegia – our challenges and solutions


This is the case of a 16 yr old boy who met with an accident leading to a traumatic head injury in August 2011. He was in a coma for 1 month after which he gradually started showing improvement. I started treating him in January 2011. He had suffered a diffuse axonal injury due toContinue reading “Hydrotherapy for traumatic brain injury with hemiplegia – our challenges and solutions”

Basic Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT Paeds) workshop in November -December 2012


Indian Association Of Physiotherapy Pune Branch &  Sancheti College Of Physiotherapy Pune Organizing a workshop on Basic Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT Paeds) Course Instructor- DR. ASHA CHITNIS MPT, NDT paeds This is an exciting and intensive training course for physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech and language pathologists comprised of both theoretical and practical work. The material presentedContinue reading “Basic Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT Paeds) workshop in November -December 2012”

Outcome Measures used in Cerebral Palsy; Types of scales & Validity, reliability & sensitivity of scales


Outcome Measures used in Cerebral Palsy; Types of scales & Validity, reliability & sensitivity of scales What is outcome measure? Why do we have to measure the outcome? How to choose the outcome measures? Which scale will be able to pick up the change? What is validity, reliability and sensitivity of a scale? What levelContinue reading “Outcome Measures used in Cerebral Palsy; Types of scales & Validity, reliability & sensitivity of scales”

Evidences of cerebral palsy management


management of cerebral palsy is always a challenge. What should be plan of treatment? What is effective what is not? what is the evidences of cerebral palsy management? These are the common questions in the therapist and students mind. Hear i have given an  overview of it. please click on the link. link: EVIDENCE BASEDContinue reading “Evidences of cerebral palsy management”