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Daily and Weekly Rehabilitation for young children with Cerebral Palsy

Researchers at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and Ohio State University are seeking volunteers to participate in a pediatric physical therapy treatment study for young children with significant gross motor delays to find out the most effective service delivery of rehabilitation for young children with significant motor delays. 

Your child may be eligible for this study if you or your child meets the following criteria:

  • Is between 6 months-24 months of age
  • Has persistent delays in motor skills, Is between 6 months-24 months of age
  • Is able to participate in outpatient physical therapy and attend visits consistently
  • Parent/Caregiver agrees to participate in long-term follow up

A total of 20 session and monthly home visits are provided, the frequency of sessions differs for participants based on the group assignment. All participants will be compensated for study participation. Parking will be covered for everyone.

For more information, please contact the ACHIEVE study team, let by Dr. Jill Heathcock, at 614-572-5446, or email


Study ID: IRB15-01025

Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000