Hypermobility-Bendy joints-Double Jointedness-
Ehler Danlos Syndrome..
Joint hypermobility is a term to describe the capability of joints to move beyond normal limits, it has often be called "Double Jointedness". It can exist by itself or be a part of a more complex diagnosis.
Physiotherapists can assist by implementing Strengthening exercise programs which are the cornerstone of treatment for Ehlers–Danlos syndrome/ Hypermobility.
They are also able to assist in improving the stamina, fatigue and pain symptoms often associated with hypermobility.
Other treatments available for children with hypermobility include: hydrotherapy, tapping, massage, TENS and orthotics
As a classroom teacher I am able to work with you, your child and their school create the optimal learning environment and manage your child's hypermobility issues.