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The Able Generation Basic Play Chair is a youth positioning chair designed for use by children with physical disabilities. This wooden chair features a moveable seat which can be angled and adjusted to any height within a specified range.
DISCONTINUED. (Verified 04/2007) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. The Achievement Therapeutic Adaptive Chair is a youth positioning chair designed for use with children with mobility and neurological disabilities.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Posture chair with a wide base to allow stability on uneven ground. Chair made with plastic water pipe and fittings, with the deep seat made of nylon mesh, pop riveted to the frame.
The BetterPosture Kneeling Chair - Standard, model F1420, is a height-adjustable posture chair designed to promote good posture and strengthen the lower back muscles. The user sits in a kneeling posture with the knees resting on a knee pad.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Chair with a cylindrically shaped seat for the child to straddle, in order to promote balance and encourage adduction and external rotation of the hip, hip and knee flexion and ankle dorsiflection.
DISCONTINUED (VERIFIED 2/2009). RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. The Childshape Chairs are youth positioning chairs designed for use by children with mild physical, sensory, neurological, or cognitive disabilities.
DISCONTINUED (VERIFIED 1/2009). RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. The Cornerseat, model ES-210, is a posture seat in a corner configuration designed to promote the development of head control and the use of the upper extremities.
The Crazy Creek Chair and Power Lounger are therapeutic seats designed for use by individuals who are unable to stand for long periods. The portable seats provide a padded seat and back support that can be used on the ground, boat deck, etc.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Chair with cylindrical back and sides to provide support for the trunk and encourage the child' s shoulders forward. Chair made with wood and a cardboard cylinder.
DISCONTINUED. (Verified 9/2003) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. The Dynamic Posture Chair is a forward tilt seat for children with spastic quadriplegia, diplegia, ataxia, athetosis and hypotonia developmental delay.