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Swim lessons for those with special needs

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Swim program helps children with special needs

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Special Needs Adaptive Swim: Parent Education for their Swimmers with Disabilities

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Special Needs Adaptive Swim: Coaching

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Adapted aquatics for individuals with disabilities

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Special Needs Adaptive Swim: Teaching Tips for Swim Instructors

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Special Needs Adaptive Swim: Equipment

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But water play can be a problem for kids with special needs. Ear tubes and hearing aids need to stay dry. Swim diapers can be hard to find for older kids. And children who can’t swim due to physical disabilities or poor motor skills are at risk.   Fortunately, there are products that can help keep special kids and adults in the swim. Swimming is a valuable skill and these aids allow individuals with special needs to experience the therapeutic benefits of water activities in a way that’s comfortable for them.

You can find buoyancy belts, stabilizer bars, floating comfort mats, swim diapers, and more for different age groups. These items are specifically designed for special needs swimming classes and adaptive swim lessons. Topsung Floaties Inflatable Swim Arm Bands Rings Floats Tube Armlets for Kids and Adults. 3.8 out of 5 stars 130. $16.74 $ 16. 74.

Get it as soon as Thu, Sep 10. Swimsters Toddler Kid Adult Special Needs My Pool Pal Reusable Swim Diaper. 4.2 out of 5 stars 71. $25.95 $ 25.

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Enjoy swimming and aquatic therapy with swim jackets, head supports and other swimwear made for children and adults with special needs. Our adult floating swim fins help reduce leg fatigue with their durable rubber fins that won’t sink. Also choose from wet vests and life jackets, water rafts and floats, as well as traditional aquatic accessories like goggles, fins, and snorkels available in a range of sizes. FINDING GOOD SWIM GEAR FOR KIDS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS 1. Look for U.S.

Coast Guard Approved flotation devices “Aquatic experts including the Red Cross have long agreed that a U.S. Coast Guard Approved personal flotation device (PFD) is the best option for keeping a child safe in, on and around the water. Swim aids come in the form of arm floaties, floatation suits and swim vests. All help properly position your kids’ body on top of the water, helping them learn to use their legs and hold their head up.

We offer a variety of kids’ swim training aids in addition to. The aqua ring float is a white ring with multiple floats on it that goes around the body. The child can hold onto the ring and walk in the water.

It is meant for children (or adults) who can support themselves in an upright position, but needs assistance walking in water. 5. Adapted Life Jacket. Child to adult, Male and Female special needs swimsuits zip up the back and go further down the leg to hide swim brief and protect from unwanted undressing. Stylish and Modest! Waterproof Protectors.

SpecialKids.Company offer a range of adaptive clothing and accessories designed for children with special needs. We are passionate about creating sensory clothing and accessories such as wheelchair covers and chewies, that can enhance your child’s social skills by addressing their unique needs, and without sacrificing their personal style and self expression.

List of related literature:

Swim lessons that are developmentally appropriate and aimed at the individual child’s readiness and skill level may start at an early age and have been shown to provide some level of protection to young children.

“Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets E-Book” by Steven M. Selbst
from Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets E-Book
by Steven M. Selbst
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2014

These are excellent resources that cover in-depth issues related to inclusion of swimmers with a variety of disabilities into regular swim competitions and teams.

“Adapted Physical Education and Sport” by Joseph P. Winnick
from Adapted Physical Education and Sport
by Joseph P. Winnick
Human Kinetics, 2011

Our program at one school even provides swim instruction specifically for students with disabilities.

“Winning Grants Step by Step: The Complete Workbook for Planning, Developing and Writing Successful Proposals” by Tori O'Neal-McElrath
from Winning Grants Step by Step: The Complete Workbook for Planning, Developing and Writing Successful Proposals
by Tori O’Neal-McElrath
Wiley, 2013

In general, children are not developmentally ready for formal swimming lessons until their fourth birthday, when the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that lessons begin (Theurer & Bhavsar, 2013).

“Wong's Nursing Care of Infants and Children E-Book” by Marilyn J. Hockenberry, David Wilson
from Wong’s Nursing Care of Infants and Children E-Book
by Marilyn J. Hockenberry, David Wilson
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2018

Encourage parents to take small children to the restroom frequently when swimming, to avoid letting children in diapers in swimming areas, and to change diapers away from the water source.

“Wong's Nursing Care of Infants and Children Multimedia Enhanced Version” by Marilyn J. Hockenberry, David Wilson, Donna L. Wong, Annette Baker, R.N., Patrick Barrera, Debbie Fraser Askin
from Wong’s Nursing Care of Infants and Children Multimedia Enhanced Version
by Marilyn J. Hockenberry, David Wilson, et. al.
Mosby/Elsevier, 2013

Swim lessons are beneficial and to provide some level of protection to young children.

“Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 2-Volume Set” by Robert M. Kliegman, MD, Bonita F. Stanton, MD, Joseph St. Geme, MD, Nina F Schor, MD, PhD
from Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 2-Volume Set
by Robert M. Kliegman, MD, Bonita F. Stanton, MD, et. al.
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2015

Encourage parents to take small children to the restroom frequently when swimming, avoid letting children in diapers in swimming areas, and change diapers away from the water source.

“Wong's Essentials of Pediatric Nursing9: Wong's Essentials of Pediatric Nursing” by Marilyn J. Hockenberry, David Wilson, Donna L. Wong
from Wong’s Essentials of Pediatric Nursing9: Wong’s Essentials of Pediatric Nursing
by Marilyn J. Hockenberry, David Wilson, Donna L. Wong
Elsevier/Mosby, 2013

Parents who want to enroll a toddler in a swimming class should be aware that a water safety skills class would be most appropriate.

“Maternity and Pediatric Nursing” by Susan Scott Ricci, Terri Kyle
from Maternity and Pediatric Nursing
by Susan Scott Ricci, Terri Kyle
Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009

No level of swim training or instruction should replace direct and competent supervision of all children in and around the aquatic environment.

“Wilderness Medicine E-Book: Expert Consult Premium Edition Enhanced Online Features” by Paul S. Auerbach
from Wilderness Medicine E-Book: Expert Consult Premium Edition Enhanced Online Features
by Paul S. Auerbach
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2011

Swimming lessons for the very young include parent education to ensure families understand that small children need supervision around water.

“Child Development and Education” by Teresa M. McDevitt, Jeanne Ellis Ormrod, Glenn Cupit, Margaret Chandler, Valarie Aloa
from Child Development and Education
by Teresa M. McDevitt, Jeanne Ellis Ormrod, et. al.
Pearson Higher Education AU, 2012

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