Managing bowel and bladder dysfunction in kids

Today I speak with Ella Van Bruinessen a Pediatric Physiotherapist from Peterborough on the Diet Culture Dropout Podcast. She shares her expertise managing bowel and bladder dysfunction in kids and sheds light of her role as a Physiotherapist. You can access the direct link to the episode here.

Today’s topic: Managing bowel and bladder dysfunction in kids

  • Ella explains her role as a Physiotherapist in pediatric care
  • She reviews what bladder and bowel dysfunction is for kids
  • Discusses some long-term complications of these conditions
  • Reviews flags parents may notice in their child that could be having these issues
  • Shares her family centered approach with clients
  • Explains her best tips for parents who are dealing with this 

You can connect with Ella Van Bruinessen by 

Instagram @minimoversphysio

The Pulse Physio Clinic’s Website here 

Resources mentioned in the episode:

Steve Hodges kids book – Bed Wetting Accidents Aren’t Your Fault

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