Prompting individuals with down syndrome to use a treadmill
This article discusses strategies practitioners can implement in a health and fitness setting to communicate effectively with individuals who have Down syndrome. Readers will learn how to conduct a task analysis and the proper implementation of prompting when consumers with Down syndrome begin an exercise program that involves the use of a treadmill.
Intellectual Disability, Physical Fitness, Prompting, Task Analysis, Trisomy 21
Bicard, Sara C., Brett S. Nickerson, Michael R. Esco, Angela R. Russell, and Ronald L. Snarr. "Prompting individuals with down syndrome to use a treadmill." ACSM's Health & Fitness Journal 19, no. 6 (2015): 19-23.
ACSM's Health and Fitness Journal