Profile Classification

Profile 12

Profile 12

Able to walk, but has severe difficulty controlling all four limbs when performing an activity.

Profile Group: G3

Functional Description: Able to walk in an unorthodox way.

Medical Description: All four limbs affected. May be able to walk in an unorthodox way, balance and coordination grossly affected.

  • May need a walking aid i.e. rollator.
  • Balance and coordination grossly affected.
  • Has severe difficulty controlling all four limbs when performing an activity.
  • May need help to get into a standing position.
  • May need help or be very slow in performing ADL.
Upper Limbs Trunk Lower Limbs
Severe weakness, spasticity, athetosis, or deformity Severe weakness spasticity athetosis or deformity Severe weakness, spasticity, athetosis or deformity
Medical diagnoses (example):Participation:
Cerebral Palsy (Quadraplegia), Arthrogryphosis, Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Inclusion Spectrum – modified, parallel, disability sports, separate.

This toolkit was taken from the Activity Alliance Profiling Toolkit Resource (http://www.activityalliance.org.uk/how-we-help/resources?utf8=%E2%9C%93&filter=Classification#article_count). The toolkit is based on the Activity Alliance Profile System designed by Dr Christine Meaden M.C.S.P., Ph.D. For any further information on the profile system or toolkit please contact Activity Alliance online or call them on 01509 227750.

In agreement with Activity Alliance, WDBS has revised each profile to suit snooker and billiards.

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