This deep pressure orthosis assists children with special needs who require additional core support.
Stabilizing Pressure Input Orthosis (SPIO®) was created by seamstress Cheryl Allen and Children’s Therapy Center co-founder Nancy Hylton. It assists patients with stability through deep pressure and has been use to treat children with a wide range of conditions including:
- Syndromes such as Retts, Angelmans and Down Syndrome
- Cerebral palsy; Athetoid, Ataxia, Quadriplegia, Spastic diplegia, Hemiplegia
- Instability issues
- Hypertonia and Hypotonia
- Brachial plexus injuries
- Autism and Sensory Processing disorders
- And related developmental delays and disabilities
All profits made through the sales of SPIO® are used to help fund Children’s Therapy Center’s mission of maximizing the potential of children with special needs.
To learn more about SPIO® visit their web site.