Monthly Archive
January 1, 2008
All material Copyright© 2008-2010 International Rett Syndrome Foundation Reprinted with the express permission of International Rett Syndrome Foundation (IRSF) as originally published on their Website. Editor’s Note: This article was originally written for parents. We present it here as it is an excellent…...
January 1, 2008
References compiled by Coast Music Therapy San Diego, California http://www.coastmusictherapy.com 2007 Summary of Findings Music, rhythm, and musical instruments are of significant interest and motivation to girls with Rett syndrome and have been used successfully in preliminary studies to increase their responsiveness…...
January 1, 2008
All material Copyright© 2008-2010 Girl Power 2 Cure Reprinted with the express permission of Girl Power 2 Cure as originally published on their Website. Activity Ideas Here are two simple things that have helped set a great tone in class. First, I read…...
January 1, 2008
All material Copyright© 2008-2010 International Rett Syndrome Foundation Reprinted with the express permission of International Rett Syndrome Foundation (IRSF) as originally published on their Website. In 1954, Dr. Andreas Rett, a pediatrician in Vienna, Austria, first noticed two girls as they sat in…...
January 1, 2008
by: By: Elaime Maciques Rodríguez; Specialist in Special Needs Education Read the full text of this article HERE...
January 1, 2008
Sarah Turner has Rett Syndrome.. she cannot eat, walk, talk or use her hands in any way..She is tube fed, epileptic and suffers with a scoliosis (curved spine). She was a ‘normal baby until she was 2 years old when she went…...
January 1, 2008
By: Meir Lotan, PT and Merav Hadar-Frumer Beit Issie Shapiro School, Ranana, Israel These Excerpts come from a new IRSA publication. It has been written by therapists who treated many girls with Rett Syndrome with endless love and support within water and outside…...
January 1, 2008
Linda J. Burkhart Girls with Rett Syndrome’s most profound disability is Apraxia or Dyspraxia. See the full Article HERE...
January 1, 2008
All material Copyright© 2008-2010 Rett Syndrome Research Trust Reprinted with the express permission of Rett Syndrome Research Trust (RSRT) as originally published on their website. What is Rett Syndrome? Rett Syndrome is the most physically disabling of the autism spectrum disorders. It strikes…...
January 1, 2008
Huda Y. Zoghbi, Howard Huches Medical Institute investigator and professor at the Baylor College of Medicine, speaks on Rett Syndrome and the research she and her team are conducting in order to improve the diagnosis and treatment of Rett Syndrome. Girls with…...