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            Kate - Baby Therapy

Comprehensive Physiotherapy for Children and Adults

Kate Hedges’ home physiotherapy clinic offers highly specialised physiotherapy treatments for children and adults in Auckland. Kate’s areas of speciality include working with children with paediatric/neurodevelopmental problems and adults with neurological problems. She will work with a child and parent/care-giver or client to promote the maximum functional independence that is possible from physiotherapy treatments.

Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation 

This professional physical therapy practice offers you treatment for neurological and paediatric conditions with evidence based practice methods to help develop and restore your body to its optimum capacity. The benefits of physiotherapy include improved posture, movement control and balance related to daily life function. These conditions include: 
  • Cerebral Palsy and allied neurological conditions
  • Developmental delays and co-ordination difficulties.
  • Brain Injuries.
  • Neurological conditions.
View of a young kid at the Rehabilitation center
Stroke Rehabilitation 
An elderly man at the Rehabilitation center
To gain more independence in daily life.

About Kate Hedges — Physiotherapist

Kate has worked in this physiotherapy field for over 35 years. She has specialised in treating babies/children/teenagers and adults with cerebral palsy, and children with developmental delays, co-ordination and balance difficulties. She has also treated adults with neurological conditions such as Stroke, Head injury, Parkinson’s Disease. Kate Hedges has worked extensively within NZ and overseas – Australia, UK, Germany, South Africa, Hong Kong.

Kate has lectured to undergraduate physiotherapy students and taught on post graduate Bobath Neurodevelopmental Therapy (NDT) courses and workshops for therapists. Her credentials include: 
  • Diploma of Physiotherapy (Dip Phty), MHSc, BA
  • Bobath/NDT Paediatric Tutors’ Certificate and Senior Bobath Paediatric Tutor
  • Advanced Bobath Baby Treatment Course, 2014 (Melbourne)
  • Advanced Bobath Adult Certificates
  • Regular attendee Australasian Academy Cerebral Palsy (CP) Developmental Medicine Conferences
For further information about courses and postgraduate training for therapists working with children and adults in New Zealand refer to the NZ Bobath Association (NZBA) website - www.bobath.org.nz
To make a physiotherapy appointment with Kate Hedges, phone or email today.
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