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Cerebral Palsy

Video: Symptoms of Cerebral Palsy

Gillette Children’s is one of the best centers in the world for cerebral palsy (CP) care. March is cerebral palsy awareness month. 

What are common symptoms that might indicate cerebral palsy in young children?

Check out this video on what to watch for—and learn why it’s important parents follow-up with their child’s primary provider if they suspect developmental delays. 

“There are many reasons for children to exhibit delays in their development,” says Marcie Ward, MD. “It’s important for them to get in with their primary care provider, to have those motor delays investigated. And if the primary care provider feels that it’s appropriate, then to refer to a center that can take a really good look at their child and give them some advice on how to move forward.”