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Condition specific resources


Within this section we would like to signpost you to resources about certain conditions that you may find helpful.

For other physiotherapy conditions and resources, including neonatal, baby, musculoskeletal and orthopaedic (bones, muscles and joint) conditions please click here.


Cerebral Palsy Org UK logo

Cerebral Palsy (CP) provides support by offering impartial information on a broad range of subjects that people affected by CP should find useful;


The Association of Paediatric Chartered Physiotherapists logo

Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy (SDR)

This leaflet provides information for families and carers who are considering SDR surgery;


Contact For Families With Disabled Children logo


Advice and support for families with children with hemiplegia;


The Association of Paediatric Chartered Physiotherapists logo

Cerebral Palsy Integrated Pathway

This pathway is being developed across the UK to standardise and help improve care for children with Cerebral Palsy particularly with regard to their risk of developing musculoskeletal problems.

Please follow the link below to read about the development of this pathway;

Children usually attend these appointments with their physiotherapist once a year at the Newberry clinic. For more information please speak to your child’s physiotherapist or visit 


Neuromuscular Conditions

There are a number of charities that provide information, resources and support for families. These include;


Treat NMD Neuromuscular Network logo

Treat NMD

Advice and information on a number of different conditions.



Muscular Dystrophy UK logo

Muscular Dystrophy campaign

Bringing individuals, families and professionals together to fight muscle-wasting conditions.


Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy logo

Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy

Fighting to end Duchenne, through accelerating research, raising voices to impact policy, demanding optimal care and striving to ensure access to approved therapies. 


European Neuro Muscular Centre logo

European Neuromuscular Centre

Connecting people world-wide to make progress in the treatment of patients with Neuromuscular Disorders;


Treat Spinal Muscular Atrophy logo

Treat SMA

Campaign for Access to Treatments for Spinal Muscular Atrophy;


Spinal Muscle Atrophy UK logo

Spinal Muscular Atrophy UK

Providing support and information on Spinal Muscular Atrophy;



Charcot Marie Tooth logo

Charcot Marie Tooth UK

Dedicated to supporting people living with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease


Myotonic Dystrophy support group logo

Myotonic Dystrophy support group

Friendship and support for those with Myotonic Dystrophy;




Versus Arthritis logo


CCAA logo