Watch How the CTU is Making a Difference
Founded in 1966, Children's Therapy Unit (CTU) is the oldest and largest hospital-based neurodevelopment center in Washington, helping infants, children and adolescents who have special needs to become as functional as possible. CTU serves approximately 1,200 children annually, and provides over 30,750 hours of treatment.
Health Heroes at Children's Therapy Unit
Originally airing on the Discovery Channel, this entry of Health Heroes focuses on David Embrey, PhD, PT, and his practical applications of advanced technology, such as SEMG, to treat children with cerebral palsy and other neurological disorders at Children's Therapy Unit.
Children's Therapy Unit Overview
This video profiles Gabriel Leith, a child helped by the CTU.
How Dr. Embrey's Device Helps Stroke Patients
David Embrey, PhD, PT, created a device called a Gait Myoelectric Stimulator, which can help stroke patients walk again.