Standard neurological tests will reveal the continued presence of aberrant Primitive and Postural Reflexes.
Individual reflexes affect specific areas of functioning: one reflex can interfere with the control of the hand when writing; another can affect balance and control of eye movements so that the eyes ‘play tricks’ on the brain, making the letters appear to move on the page.
A full Neuro-Developmental assessment will detect the presence of primitive reflexes and balance problems. Detailed tests assess Central Nervous System maturity. Both types of test aid INPP in the diagnosis of NDD / Neuro-Developmental Delay.
These are the medical facts which form the basis of our work at INPP: