Profile Classification

Profile 1p

Profile 1p

Almost no use in four limbs. Need to use a power wheelchair, or a manual wheelchair.

Profile Group: G1

Functional Description: Almost no use in four limbs.

Medical Description: All four limbs and trunk affected.

  • Needs to use an electric (power) wheelchair for mobility.
  • Assistance with activities of daily living (ADL) will be required.
  • Communication difficulties.
  • May have difficulty in holding head in the upright position.
Upper Limbs Trunk Lower Limbs
Severe deformity or weakness Severe deformity or weakness Severe deformity or weakness Requires a powered chair
Medical diagnoses (example):Participation:
Muscular Dystrophy Spinal Muscular Atrophy.
Inclusion Spectrum – modified, disability sport, parallel, 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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