Touchstone Communities®
Caring For Families, One Generation At A Time.®

Occupational Therapy

Our occupational therapy programs are designed to develop and strengthen valuable life skills for elders who have been afflicted by a disability, injury or another condition that affects their daily functioning abilities. Read how our occupational therapy programs are designed to improve the life of your loved ones.

Occupational Therapy
We Provide Occupational Therapy Services

Our team of occupational therapy professionals provides skilled care for elders who have experienced physical and cognitive challenges from these disabling conditions:

  • Stroke
  • Arthritis
  • Hip fracture
  • Brain injury
  • Cancer
  • Dementia

Following a comprehensive evaluation, our occupational therapy team develops plans of care to help elders meet their individual goals, with an emphasis on independence, self-care, home management tasks, wellness skills and leisure activities.

Treatment interventions may include:

  • Learning strength and balance training
  • Re-educating self-care skills, including bathing, toileting, dressing and self-feeding
  • Recommending adaptive equipment and providing training in its use
  • Improving seating and positioning
  • Learning about upper extremity splinting
  • Improving safety and accessibility by recommending home adaptations
  • Helping elders brush up on life skills such as planning a meal and balancing a checkbook
  • Showing elders how to better conserve their energy
  • Guiding and educating family members and caregivers
  • Developing a home management program and exercise program

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