Treating Cerebral Palsy

In this section you can find out about many types of therapy and treatment on offer. Different regions of Scotland offer different levels of help, types of equipment and may fund therapy and treatment in different ways. If you do feel you need more help than you’re currently getting or feel you need additional support in a particular area you can look for services near you, and don’t be afraid to ask about the funding options. You may find there is assistance available if you ask.

Physiotherapy

Designed to keep you as mobile and independent as possible.

Occupational Therapy

Helping you do the activities that matter to you, whether that’s at home, at school or on the sports field.

Speech Therapy

Support for issues to do with eating, drinking or communication.

Health Professionals

Meet the people you’re likely to meet on your CP journey.

Surgery

Some of the options available when therapy isn’t enough.

Bobath Therapy

A trans-disciplinary approach where a team of therapists holistically help you work towards a goal, step-by-step.

What's In Your Area?

Jack's Story

"He is becoming a lot more aware of the fact he is different. It can be difficult to answer these questions but I just try to answer him honestly and explain that everyone is different in some way."

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