GiGi’s Playhouse – Charlotte
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GiGiFIT Infant 10:00am-11:00am
December 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 amFree
Our FREE GiGiFIT programs combine physical therapy with a strong fitness focus and an ultimate goal of success and improvedmovement. GiGiFIT was created in collaboration with by skilled Physical Therapists who work specifically with individuals with Down syndrome. The GiGiFIT programs are designed to address common issues for individuals with Down syndrome including hypotonia, excessive joint laxity, and decreased balance. Every GiGiFIT program is safe, effective, and progressive. GiGiFIT helps participants build strength, endurance, power, joint stability, balance, and movement control. GiGiFIT empowers participants to be more independent and confident in their abilities while improving their overall health and wellness.
GiGiFIT Infant – Introduces the concepts of foundational movements, mobility activities, visual-vestibular activities, and reflex integration. The goals of this program include:
- Physical Therapy Goals: Strength, Endurance, Joint Stability, Balance, Coordination, Sequencing, Motor Imitation, Gross Motor Milestone Achievement
- Balance & Coordination: Joint Stability, Posture, Movement Control
- Primitive Reflex Integration: Fluid ease of movement
- Make Movement FUN!!!