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The Physiotherapy team at Greenmead and Linden Lodge provide a broad range of services on an individualised needs-basis to optimise the physical needs and gross motor development for pupils. Services include: Physiotherapy assessment and treatment sessions; equipment provision; postural management, class and home programmes; liaison with outside professionals and referrals to other services and are provided as part of an integrated therapy approach within the multidisciplinary therapy team and in partnership with educational staff. Greenmead caters for children from 2- 11 years and Linden Lodge caters for children and young people from 2 – 19 years.


Treatments

Physiotherapy support is provided through:

  • Programmes integrated into daily routines both at home and school
  • One-to-one physiotherapy neuro-developmental assessments
  • One-to-one neuro-developmental treatment sessions, based on criteria
  • Provision of specialist equipment to assist with standing, walking, seating and lying positions as part of an individual postural management programme
  • Hydrotherapy programmes, when clinically indicated
  • Liaison with outside professionals, including other therapists and healthcare professionals, consultants and social care teams
  • Referrals to other services, such as Orthotics
  • Joint physiotherapy clinics with Orthopaedic and Orthotics

Key staff

Greenmead:

  • Hannah Spink (Highly Specialised Paediatric Physiotherapist)
  • 1 x Rotational Band 6 School Physiotherapist

Linden Lodge:

  • 1 x Highly Specialised Paediatric Physiotherapist
  • Victoria Skinner (Specialised Paediatric Physiotherapist)

Contact details

Greenmead School Linden Lodge School
Physiotherapy Team
Greenmead Special School
147 Beaumont Road
Southfields
London
SW19 6RGTelephone: 020 8789 1466
Physiotherapy Team
Linden Lodge School
61 Princes Way
Wimbledon Park
London
SW19 6JBTelephone: 0208 788 0107