The Michael Tippett School

The Michael
Tippett School

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Rebound Therapy

     

Hi, my name is Ramona and part of my role is is delivering Rebound Therapy. The Michael Tippett School and College has invested in a trampoline so students may benefit from rebound therapy.  

Lots of people ask, What Is Rebound Therapy? The phrase ‘Rebound Therapy’, when correctly applied, describes a specific methodology, assessment and programme of use of trampolines to provide opportunities for enhanced movement patterns, therapeutic positioning, exercise and recreation for a wide range of users with additional needs.

Some of the benefits of Rebound Therapy include the developing and improvement of:

  • Strength of limbs
  • Numeracy
  • Patience
  • Communication
  • Co-ordination
  • Independence
  • Self-confidence
  • Balance
  • Muscle tone
  • Reaction speed
  • Self-image
  • Eye contact
  • Relaxation
  • Freedom of movement
  • Sense of achievement
  • Stamina
  • Spatial awareness
  • Body awareness
  • Social awareness
  • Consideration of others
  • Trust and confidence in Coach/Assistant
  • Colour recognition
  • Height and depth perception
  • Fun and enjoyment

Other benefits include: Stimulation of digestive system, improved bowel function,internal organ massage, Clearing of toxins from the body.

To learn more about Rebound Therapy please click here

Please if you have any questions contact haddy@tmts.lambeth.sch.uk 

 

  Ramona

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