Developmental Delay

Developmental delay is a term that relates to a delayed or missed ‘milestone/s’ during development, this delay may be a physical or motor learning skill. There are many reasons for why this might happen and the physiotherapy assessment process will dictate how best to support the child’s physical or motor development and/or will identify the need for any further assessment or treatment.

At StarPhysio we work with jointly with our clients and their families. We understand that to work effectively it is essential to have a sound understanding of typical developmental and why this may be compromised. We can support your child’s development through an active treatment program, advice and suitable activities. If it is indicated, we can signpost or refer to appropriate support when necessary.