Correct Pen Grip for Children

Correct pen grip right hand
Correct pen grip left hand

Before expecting a child to sit down and concentrate - ensure they have had enough physical exercise and good nutrition.

Ensure correct posture for sitting at a desk (refer to efficient working posture).

Ensure the pencil is reasonably think for small hands to grasp with ease.

Dynamic Tripod Grip - the pencil is balanced evenly between the index finger and thumb for stabilisation while allowing for movement.

There should be no noticeable tension in the wrist of fingers.

You might also want to read about...

Brain Health after a Traumatic Injury

If you want to optimise your mental health following a traumatic injury, the following recommendations may assist you. Be patient with yourself.

Ergonomic Office and Home Office Set Up

Ergonomic Office and Home Office Set Up and efficient working posture.

Splint & Cast Care

Wearing a cast or a splint is a new experience for most people.