NEUROLOGICAL REHAB – STROKE, BRAIN INJURY, SPINAL CORD INJURY
Neurological rehabilitation is a complex and specialized area, many people will require occupational therapy intervention for cognitive, physical and perceptual rehabilitation following a neurological injury e.g. head injury, stroke, spinal cord injury.
This can include:
- Assessment and treatment of cognitive and perceptual problems
- Assessment and treatment of physical limitations caused by neurological injury
- Assessment and modification of the home environment to promote function for people who have permanently altered function
By providing community rehabilitation following a neurological event therapy can be targeted at returning people to their valued occupations and daily routines.