Care recipient (cr) has a weak hand grip and drops things a lot

Try: Give the cr a piece of clothing with a lot of buttons or snaps like a shirt ask the cr to button snap it several times each day this might also be a fun activity to do with grand kids to teach them how to button or snap clothing

Materials: Clothes that require buttoning snapping

Categories: Sage, Topic, Medical Physical

Information: n/a

References: Adapted from activities to promote hand development for pencil use and other tasks by jennifer dodge

Keywords: Weak hands and fingers hand grip grip strength

*This information is listed as a Tip and is not explicitly medically licensed

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