Our Profession

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Rehabilitation therapy centers on an interdisciplinary team approach to work with patients to restore the greatest level of function or independence, to help individuals overcome obstacles and accomplish the normal tasks of daily living.
physical therapy with dumb bells

Physical Therapy

Our physical therapists help patients: 

  • Restore or improve functional mobility
  • Increase balance
  • Increase strength and range of motion
  • Address acute or chronic pain

Physical therapy can be used to manage various illnesses and diseases, including but not limited to, arthritis, stroke, incontinence, and Parkinson’s Disease. The core objective of our therapeutic exercise programs is to maximize individual independence and make daily tasks and activities easier.

Occupational Therapy

Our occupational therapists work with residents and patients to achieve their highest level of independence with Activities of Daily Living (ADL), including: 

  • Dressing
  • Eating
  • Bathing
  • Toileting
  • Transferring

They also focus on providing assistance for those individuals who exhibit decreases in: 

  • Safety
  • Strength
  • Fine motor skills
  • Activity tolerance
  • Balance
  • Cognitive abilities

Using a wide range of interventions, our therapists adapt tasks and modify the environment to enhance each patient’s ability to function in their physical and social environment.

Occupational Therapy with nuts and bolts exercise
Occupational Therapy with nuts and bolts

Occupational Therapy

Our occupational therapists work with residents and patients to achieve their highest level of independence with Activities of Daily Living (ADL), including: 

  • Dressing
  • Eating
  • Bathing
  • Toileting
  • Transferring

They also focus on providing assistance for those individuals who exhibit decreases in: 

  • Safety
  • Strength
  • Fine motor skills
  • Activity tolerance
  • Balance
  • Cognitive abilities

Using a wide range of interventions, our therapists adapt tasks and modify the environment to enhance each patient’s ability to function in their physical and social environment.

oral therapy

Speech Therapy

Our speech therapists evaluate and treat patients with: 

  • Communication problems
  • Memory loss
  • Difficulty swallowing

Treatment plans can focus on restoration and improvement of cognition and communication skills and ways to improve their independence and quality of life. For patients with swallowing disorders, speech language pathologists also work to address oral muscle strength and function to ensure safe swallowing, eating, drinking, and talking.

Respiratory Therapy

Our respiratory therapists handle breathing or airway problems that can stem from a variety of conditions and events. They provide therapeutic assessment, treatment, and monitoring for those individuals with complex respiratory problems, including: 

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Asthma
  • Lung disease
  • Cardiac disease
  • Stroke
  • Neuromuscular disease
  • Trauma
therapy breathing
therapy breathing

Respiratory Therapy

Our respiratory therapists handle breathing or airway problems that can stem from a variety of conditions and events. They provide therapeutic assessment, treatment, and monitoring for those individuals with complex respiratory problems, including: 

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Asthma
  • Lung disease
  • Cardiac disease
  • Stroke
  • Neuromuscular disease
  • Trauma
“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.”

– Leo Buscaglia

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