Contraindica Tions

The main contraindication to carrying out the exercise is the issue of safety. The therapist must be aware that people need to move with some care and not become too exuberant lest people fall or get injured. In working with adolescent groups or those with individuals who may be easily frustrated the therapist should consider if the intervention would be appropriate or should take extra steps to ensure that no one violently or suddenly pulls on the rope. The rope that is selected should also be of concern to be sure that it is smooth and not rough on the skin.


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