Posts tagged Symmetrical Tonic Neck reflex
WHY IS COPYING FROM THE BOARD SO TRICKY?

Today we'll be talking about another primitive reflex - the Symmetrical Tonic Neck reflex. It usually shows up around 6 months old, and helps babies practice rocking back and forth on their hands and knees - a skill they'll need in order to crawl! It typically is integrated by 11 months. 

A child who has a retained STNR (meaning it stuck around longer than it should have) may have poor posture, and have a hard time with...

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