A Trip to the Pumpkin Patch is a perfect beginning to the Halloween Season – A teli physical therapist explains how it can strengthen your child’s coordination and aid in your child’s early intervention physical therapy!
Building Your Child’s Coordination on a Trip to the Pumpkin Patch
By Jeannine Moyer, teli Physical Therapist
A trip to the pumpkin patch can be a great obstacle course. Your child may need to walk up and down inclines, step over debris such as vines or sticks, maneuver around pumpkins, and walk while carrying a heavy object (a pumpkin just the right size).