Is There Treatment For Down Syndrome?

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Treatment is not the right word. There are programs and therapies available for children with Down syndrome to assist them with their speech, learning, and motor skills.

People with Down syndrome may have extra needs. The majority of professionals are involved in their lives from birth. It is important to know about the support a student requires. Professionals that may be involved in the student’s everyday life include: Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist, Speech-Language Pathologist, and/or Social Worker.

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