•Potential uses of wedges include
•Promoting weight bearing on upper extremities
(such as shoulders, elbows and extended forearms)
•Facilitating head rising and controlled movement
•Promoting extension of hips and knees
•Facilitating rolling skills
•Wedges are one of the most versatile therapy tools available.
•Ideal for gross motor activities such as rolling, tumbling, and
walking on inclines. They also provide comfortable positioning
for reading or fine motor activities.
•Can be used as an alternative to sitting when a child lacks head
control, balance or trunk control.