Family members working together with doctors can use home treatment to provide the best possible care for a child with cerebral palsy (CP).
Tips for parents and family members
- Learn about the condition. Being informed can help you understand how best to help your child. Local or national cerebral palsy organizations can help, especially in dealing with the impact of daily emotional and lifestyle issues. Talk with your doctor or call your local hospital for suggestions. For more information, see the Other Places to Get Help section of this topic.