Michelle Turner, author
Creator of Movement Lesson and the Newborn Movement Assessment
Help your newborn baby thrive by learning how to assess infant movement patterns and stimulate optimal movement through gentle touch with this comprehensive guide for parents and healthcare professionals alike.
The ability to move unrestrictedly is key to an infant's cognitive development. Impairment in this area can indicate an array of disorders such as autism, cerebral palsy, and genetic diseases—and in these cases, early detection and intervention is imperative.