Exclusion Criteria

Below are the exclusion criteria for our service:

  • Consent not gained
  • The child is not registered with a Coventry GP, unless attending a specialised school.
  • Young people over the age of 18.
  • Young people who are not in full time education.
  • Children with a primary respiratory diagnosis.
  • Children with Talipes as a primary difficulty.
  • Children receiving their main physiotherapy from a non CWPT physiotherapist.
  • Common inappropriate referrals: 
    • Flat feet
    • Varus knees (bow legged)
    • Clinodactyly - ‘Curly toes’
    • Intoeing
    • Fine motor difficulties
  • Children who have co-morbidities, including behavioural difficulties, where physical difficulties are not the main concern.
"We promote an active lifestyle for all children"