1. Identify and describe “cerebral palsy” disorder 2. Identify the epidemiological trends for cerebral palsy [prevalence rate] 3. Briefly discuss the pathophysiology of cerebral palsy. 4. Describe the clinical manifestations of cerebral palsy 5. Discuss the physical presentation of cerebral palsy 6. Discuss the psychosocial presentation of cerebral palsy 7. Discuss how the nurse practitioner will manage patient encounters with patients with limited decision making capacity and/or limited communication 8. Find a current clinical guideline relevant to cerebral palsy and develop a treatment and management plan for a patient with cerebral palsy utilizing the clinical guidelines. The scholarly paper should be in narrative format, 4 to 5 pages excluding the title and reference page. You MUST include an introductory paragraph, purpose statement, and a conclusion. Include level 1 and 2 headings to organize the paper. Write the paper in third person, not first person (meaning do not use we or I) and in a scholarly manner. To clarify: I, we, you, me, our may not be used. In addition, describing yourself as the researcher or the author should not be used. Include a minimum of four professional peer-reviewed scholarly journal references to support the paper (review in Ulrich Periodical Directory) and be less than five (5) years old. APA format is required (attention to spelling/grammar, a title page, a reference page, and in-text citations).