We set out to ensure that children with Cerebral Palsy receive the special education and rehabilitation support they need throughout their lives.
Türkiye Spastik Çocuklar Vakfı – Cerebral Palsy Türkiye
Cerebral Palsy is the most common physical childhood disability. It is caused by the occurrence of damage to an immature brain in the prenatal period, during birth, or in the postpartum period. For more information, visit: https://www.tscv.org.tr/PageContent/tr/cerebral-palsy-ve-nedenleri/1001
Developmental follow-ups of infants and toddlers who are at risk of disability, even if they do not have Cerebral Palsy, should be conducted by a pediatric neurologist. Potential problems can be detected through neurological examination before the developmental differences with other infants and toddlers becomes more severe. For more information, visit: https://www.tscv.org.tr/PageContent/tr/cerebral-palsynin-belirtileri/1003
There are four main types of Cerebral Palsy: Spastic, Ataxic, Dyskinetic and Mixed (simultaneous presence of the other three types). For more information, visit: https://www.tscv.org.tr/PageContent/tr/cerebral-palsynin-cesitleri/1002
Cerebral Palsy often co-exists with other conditions. That is why it requires a multidisciplinary approach. According to a a published on https://worldcpday.org/, various conditions commonly occur alongside Cerebral Palsy.