Neuro Rehab: Brain & Spinal Cord

Brain & Spinal Cord

Therapy Achievements staff have treated people with brain and spinal cord injury for over 20 years.  They have advanced training in NDT treatment technique, Saeboflex technology, LSVT Big & Loud, Speak Out program, Vital Stim and are constantly adding training and technology to their skill set.  Conditions that are helped by Neuro Rehab may include:

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Brain Injury
  • Brain or Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Infections:  Meningitis, Encephalitis, Polio, and Brain Abscesses
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Movement Disorders:  Apraxia, Ataxia, Essential Tremor, Foot Drop
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Speech Disorders:  Aphasia, Stuttering
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Stroke
  • Swallowing Disorders:  Dysphagia
  • Vestibular Disorders:  Balance, BPPV, Dizziness, Falls, Vertigo and Meniere’ Disease

The Neuro Rehab Program

Therapy Achievements teams with you and your doctor to design a rehabilitation program to help you return to the highest level of function and independence possible. Neuro Rehab’s goal is to improve your overall quality of life — physically, emotionally, and socially.  Your program may include physical therapy, occupational therapy, or speech therapy in a combination and frequency that will best meet your needs.  Involvement of you and your family is vital to the success of the program and Neuro Rehab may include:

  • Training in how to complete activities of daily living (ADLs), such as eating, dressing, bathing, toileting, handwriting, cooking, and basic housekeeping
  • Speech therapy to help with speaking, reading, writing, or swallowing
  • Activities to improve mobility (movement), muscle control, gait (walking), and balance
  • Exercise programs to improve movement, prevent or decrease weakness caused by lack of use, manage spasticity and pain, and maintain range of motion
  • Help with connecting with community support groups
  • Activities to improve cognitive impairments, such as problems with concentration, attention, memory, and poor judgment
  • Help with obtaining assistive devices that promote independence
  • Education and counseling
  • Safety and independence measures and home care needs
  • Pain management

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