Physiotherapy Key Word Sign Core Vocabulary

Find below the physiotherapy and hydrotherapy key word sign core vocabulary dictionary. It has all the key word signs to assist physiotherapists to integrate key word signs into their service for all those that have communication difficulties.

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Signs

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Balance

Ball

Bed

Big

Blanket

Block

Book

Break

Breathe

Bubbles

Calm

Climb

Close

Cold

Come

Cool

Just in conjunction with down, to do cool down.

Crash

As in crash onto mat, car crash is a different sign.

Cushion

Dad

Different

Dislike

Down

Drink

Dry

Eat

Exercise

Fidget Toy

Usually fingerspelt first, however as we are Children’s key word sign fingerspelling first is optional.

Finish

Float

Game

Go

Goggles

Heavy

Help

Hoist

Home

Hop

Hot

I / Me / Mine

In

Ipad

Jump

Life Jacket

Lift

Like

Line Up

Look / See / Watch

More

Mum

Next / Turn

No

Now

Off

On

Open

Out

Pain

Physiotherapy / Massage / Physiotherapist

Plan

Play

Please

Ready

Rope

Same

Share

Shower

Sit

Small

Sorry

Squish

Stand

Stop

Swim

Swimming Kicks

Swimming Pool

Swim Wear

Swing

Thank you

Time

Toilet

Treadmill

Up

Wait

Walk

Want

Warm

Combine with up sign to state warm up.

Wash Hands

Water

Wet

What

When

Where

Which

Who

Yes

Yoga

You / Your