The Municipal Rehabilitation Center of San Pedro da Aldeia works to assist children with bodily, mental and a number of disabilities. To promote the integration of professionals and members of the family, the unit’s Pediatric Reception Team (GAP) held its first assembly in 2023 with caregivers of children with autism spectrum dysfunction (ASD) and uncommon syndromes.
The assembly was organized by GAP psychologist Cecilia Ferreira, physiotherapist and psychomotor therapist Elaine Matos, physiotherapist Lucien Moura, auric therapist Edvania Alves and psychopedagogue Réjean Marques.
According to Cecilia Ferreira, a psychologist who works with children with ASD and uncommon syndromes, the primary objective of the service workforce is to strengthen the connection between the household and the workforce. “We perceive that with out this partnership, the primary objective can’t be achieved, which is to offer a high quality of life for children that helps in all facets of emotional, bodily and faculty self-discipline,” he defined.
The assembly coated vital subjects resembling a presentation of the companies provided by GAP, workforce look after caregivers, behavioral recommendation for good psychological well being, dietary pointers and a presentation of the work plan for 2023. dynamic group the place every caregiver’s want to offer autonomy and safety for the little ones was thought-about.
The Department of Health emphasizes that the companies provided by the metropolis rehabilitation heart to children are additionally prolonged to educators. They are auriculotherapy, acupuncture, psychopedagogy, physiotherapy, psychomotorics, psychology and speech remedy.
Lucien Moura factors out that pediatric bodily remedy has the sources and hands-on methods to stop accidents and deal with current circumstances of motion and respiratory problems. “The objective is to offer the youngster with independence that’s continuously bettering at every stage of remedy. In this manner, the kid’s motor and cognitive abilities are shaped at the right and anticipated time,” defined the physiotherapist.
Edvania Alves, auric therapist of the workforce, instructed about the work. “Auriculotherapy technique is a component of Chinese drugs and is carried out in the Rehabilitation Center by integrative and complementary practices that relieve ache, nervousness, insomnia and have an effect on the stability of basic feelings, utilized to adults, children with TEA. and different wants, all the time getting a optimistic report from the accountable individuals and reaching the set targets,” he stated.
Psychopedagogue Rejan Marques emphasizes that the companies developed by the multidisciplinary workforce are important for the success of the person. “Each specialist works of their space with one objective in thoughts, which is the greatest growth and high quality of life for the service person. One of the specialties provided by the division is medical psychopedagogy, the place knowledgeable analyzes cognitive processes in particular person and specialised care, understands the issues that have an effect on the particular person’s studying, and helps them in the course of of cognitive studying restoration. In this manner, we’ll restore information and curiosity in studying,” he stated.
The division additionally fosters psychomotorism, which works with developmental points that search to grasp and implement the relationships between cognitive, motor, and emotional abilities to combine all capabilities.
The Municipal Rehabilitation Center of San Pedro da Aldeia presents specialised companies in physiotherapy, speech remedy, psychology, water sources and psychopedagogy. Opening hours are Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm, at Rua Hermógenes Freire da Costa, nº 21, in the metropolis centre.