WHAT IS REBOUND THERAPY?

Rebound therapy is the phrase that describes a specific model of trampoline therapy:- exercise therapy which uses a full sized trampoline to provide opportunities for movement, therapeutic exercise and recreation for people across virtually the whole spectrum of special needs. We have 3 specially designed trampolines is 3 seperate areas across school. They are used througout the school day and during recreation time to support our pupils in a number of ways.

 





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THE BENEFITS OF REBOUND THERAPY

Include the Developing and Improvement of:
  • STRENGTH OF LIMBS
  • NUMERACY
  • PATIENCE
  • COMMUNICATION
  • CO-ORDINATION
  • INDEPENDENCE
  • SELF-CONFIDENCE
  • BALANCE
  • MUSCLE TONE
  • REACTION SPEED
  • SELF IMAGE
  • EYE CONTACT
  • RELAXATION
  • FREEDOM OF MOVEMENT
  • SENSE OF ACHIEVEMENT
  • STAMINA
  • SPACIAL AWARENESS
  • BODY AWARENESS
  • SOCIAL AWARENESS
  • CONSIDERATION OF OTHERS
  • TRUST AND CONFIDENCE IN COACH & ASSISTANT
  • COLOUR RECOGNITION
  • HEIGHT & DEPTH PERCEPTION
  • FUN & ENJOYMENT

OTHER BENEFITS INCLUDE

STIMULATION OF DIGESTIVE SYSTEM,
IMPROVED BOWEL FUNCTION,
INTERNAL ORGAN MASSAGE,
CLEARING OF TOXINS FROM THE BODY.