Board Games as a Therapeutic Support for People with Cerebral Palsy


Cerebral palsy is a set of symptoms caused by the damage of the central nervous system during its development. People affected by cerebral palsy require care from a multidisciplinary team of therapists. The positive impact of the people close to a patient plays a crucial role. Since playing board games is a popular leisure activity, this article aims at encouraging people to engage a disabled person in this form of entertainment. The conclusions are based on the observations made by the author, who has worked with people affected by cerebral palsy for several years.

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Published : 2018-12-23

WaryszakM. (2018). Board Games as a Therapeutic Support for People with Cerebral Palsy. Logopedia Silesiana, (7), 255-269. Retrieved from

Małgorzata Waryszak
Zakład Logopedii i Językoznawstwa Stosowanego, Uniwersytet Marii Curie-Skłodowskiej w Lublinie  Poland

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