APCP MATTERS - Committee Nominations 2019/2020
APCP is currently seeking nominations for vacancies on the APCP National Committee and some Specialist and Regional Committees. All full members of APCP are eligible to nominate themselves for election to an APCP committee.
This is an opportunity for APCP members to help influence the work and activities of APCP and offers you an excellent opportunity to expand your networks and to represent the views of your colleagues.
NEW Publication - A Paediatric Musculoskeletal Competence Framework for Physiotherapists Working in the UK - The Shoulder Complex
The second in a series of paediatric musculoskeletal competency frameworks, the initial being The Spine.
REVISED Publication- Flat Feet in Children 2019
The popular parent information leaflet on flat feet in children has been revised and updated.
NEW Publication- A Paediatric Musculoskeletal Competence Framework for Physiotherapists Working in the UK
Join APCP at Physiotherapy UK
We are delighted to announce that APCP will be working in partnership with the CSP to deliver the Next Generation strand at the CSP's National Scientific Conference - Physiotherapy UK 2019 on 1st and 2nd November at the Birmingham International Convention Centre.
IN THE NEWS - Eye training to help children with dyspraxia
Children with a coordination disorder can improve skills like throwing and catching with new training videos developed by the University of Exeter.
IN THE NEWS - Supporting a child after a stroke – new resource for teachers
The Stroke Association has launched a toolkit for teachers and childcare professionals to help support children and young people. The new resource is part of a range of resources and events offered through its Childhood Stroke Project, a collaboration with Evelina London Children’s Hospital.
NEW NICE QUALITY STANDARD - Cystic Fibrosis
NEW NICE GUIDELINE - Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Diagnosis and Management (NG87)
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) have recently published guidelines for diagnosis and management of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) on 13th March 2018.
The guidelines are available on the NICE website.
IN THE NEWS - National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and Death
This NCEPOD report focuses on the quality provided to children and young people with chronic disabling conditions, focusing in particular on cerebral palsies.