Gross Motor Skills in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Developmental Coordination Disorder

Wednesday, January 8, 2020


This webinar will discuss how children with ASD and DCD may develop gross motor skills along a different trajectory than typical developing peers. How to assess children's gross motor skills and create motivating enviornments to encourage development of gross motor skills will be discussed. Additionally best practice suggestions for incorporating healthy lifestyle habits and activities for children with different abilities will be presented.


Robbie O'Shea PT, DPT, PhD, Governors State University