While physical therapy aims to increase mobility and function, occupational therapy is focused on helping … for example a fracture or a torn ligament and giving it certain kind of exercises to regain function and mobility. In the early days of …

“If severe arthritis is limiting your ability to perform grooming, cooking, or some other essential tasks, an OT can help you maximize the use of your hand through exercise or … “Many seniors come to occupational therapy when they are …

Posted: 5/28/15 RehabVisions. Last month we asked Regional Clinical Manager Jolene Denn, SLP to share how her team approaches dementia and her OT’s role.

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Occupational therapy is a significant part of healing in the treatment … “Crafts are an appropriate medium across the lifespan from toddlers stringing cereal necklaces to the elderly crocheting pot holders. Settings appropriate for use to …

Feb 07, 2014  · Memory Exercises. Memory issues tend to be a common problem for seniors. Occupational therapists may use a variety of techniques and memory games to …

Sheri zimmerer-Branum, MOT, OTR/L, is an occupational therapist … premise of occupational therapy. This study …

An exercise program comprised … activity programs target older adults who have difficulty with basic activities, such as standing and walking. Programs that do so effectively—through physical or occupational therapy, for example—are …

Occupational therapy for seniors offers several important benefits. Read our latest blog post to find out more about Occupational Therapy.

As an occupational therapist who specializes in therapy for seniors in their homes … sessions with a personal trainer coupled with a set of hand and ankle weights or exercise resistance bands. 5. Heating Pads or Gel Wraps that go from …

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How can occupational therapy … an older person to help them keep active and perform their daily routines: Teach a person with arthritis to protect the joints and conserve energy Help a person with limited range of movement to do …

in both older low-vision patients and younger ones grappling with traumatic brain injury. Losing the ability to drive a car, for instance, is a particularly fearful proposition for almost all of his patients. Dr. Clopton thinks occupational therapy can …

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However, less than 10 percent of older people regularly participate in strength training and even fewer exercise to improve their balance, according to study author Lindy Clemson, a professor in occupational therapy and aging at the …