Articles by Raymond Holt

Dr. Holt is a Lecturer in Product Design at the University of Leeds’ School of Mechanical Engineering, researching the mechanics of prehension—how these are affected by conditions such as cerebral palsy and how therapeutic technologies and universal design can help to address this.

A System in the Wild: Deploying a Two Player Arm Rehabilitation System for Children With Cerebral Palsy in a School Environment

Abstract This paper outlines a system for arm rehabilitation for children with upper-limb hemiplegia resulting from cerebral palsy. Our research team designed a two-player, interactive (competitive or collaborative) computer play therapy system that provided powered assistance to children while they played specially designed games that promoted arm exercises. We designed the system for a school […] [Read More]