Chava Shelhav

Feldenkrais Method for Children with Cerebral Palsy: Master's Thesis Manuscript

By Chava Shelhav
In this manuscript of Chava Shelhav's master's thesis, written at Boston University's School of Education, Shelhav describes 20 Functional Integrationlessons with two cerebral palsy children in extraordinary detail, with 41 photographs to illustrate the process and a theoretical/functional explanation of each lesson. She also includes documentation of the results and a bibliography. The manuscript provides an overview of different approaches to cerebral palsy and the theory of Functional Integrationas it relates to cerebral palsy.

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By Chava Shelhav
In this manuscript of Chava Shelhav's master's thesis, written at Boston University's School of Education, Shelhav describes 20 Functional Integrationlessons with two cerebral palsy children in extraordinary detail, with 41 photographs to illustrate the process and a theoretical/functional explanation of each lesson. She also includes documentation of the results and a bibliography. The manuscript provides an overview of different approaches to cerebral palsy and the theory of Functional Integrationas it relates to cerebral palsy.
Chapter Titles:
  1. Feldenkrais Method
  2. Current Methods In The Treatment Of C.P. Children
  3. Case Study No. 1
  4. Results
  5. Case Study No. 2
  6. Discussion

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