Ataxic Cerebral Palsy

Get the Facts: What is Ataxia
What is Ataxia

Individuals who have Ataxia, or Ataxic Cerebral Palsy, have issues balance, coordination and depth perception. Children with ataxia will often have poor coordination and walk unsteadily with a wide-based gait.


Ataxia is the result of damage to the balance center of the brain, the cerebellum.