Adult Occupational Therapy

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Adult Occupational Therapy2018-07-30T18:09:26+00:00
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Individual Occupational Therapy Sessions for Neurological, Orthopedic and Visual-Perceptual Impairments

Evaluations :

With a doctor’s prescription, patients are evaluated at their initial visit and re-evaluated periodically. Evaluations are comprehensive. They include, but are not limited to:
– Functional Assessment
– Vision Screening
– Visual Perceptual function
– Upper Extremity Range of Motion/Strength
– Activity of Daily Living Skill Assessment
– Home Accessibility/Modification Assessment

Neurological Rehabilitation

We look to maximize an individual’s ability to participate in daily living skill and occupation venues of those who have acquired and congenital neurological disease, dysfunction or trauma.
– Stroke (CVA)
– Spinal Cord Injury
– Parkinson’s Disease
– Traumatic Brain Injury
– Fibromyalgia
– Multiple Sclerosis
– Peripheral Neuropathy

Orthopedic Rehabilitation

Occupational Therapy services include remediation and compensation for acute or chronic musculoskeletal dysfunction. Equipment assessment can be provided as necessary.
– Shoulder Pain and Impairment
– Elbow Pain and Impairment
– Wrist and Hand Pain and Impairment (Carpel Tunnel Syndrome, Trigger Finger)
– Chronic Pain (Arthritis Management)
– Work-related injuries
– Motor Vehicle Accidents (MVA)
– Amputations
– Pre and/or post Operative Rehabilitation (Including Total Joint Replacement)

Visual-Perceptual Rehabilitation

Occupational Therapy services include identification and treatment of visual deficits including visual scanning, use of vision and interpretation of visual information following various congenital or acquired neurological difficulties.
– Traumatic Brain Injury
– Glaucoma
– Macular Degeneration
– Retinopathy
– Cortical Blindness
– Eye Trauma

Treatment Techniques

– Brain Gym©
– Bal-A-Vis-X©
– Paraffin
– Activity Analysis
– Cryotherapy
– Manual Therapy
– Myofascial Release
– Kinesio-Taping
– Personal exercise and instruction
– Specialized exercise prescription
– Referral for nutritional education, holistic practitioners (acupuncturists, medical massage therapy, ophthalmologic consultations), mobility training, visually impaired services, community re-entry, psychological support.