Adult Therapy

Occupational Therapy
photo11Whether you want to get back to doing an activity you enjoy like cooking, or simply want to be able to get through the day without experiencing pain, our customized occupational therapy program will help you reach your goals. In its simplest terms, occupational therapy practitioners help people across the lifespan participate in the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of everyday activities (occupations). At ALLCARE Therapy Services we are committed to offering clinical excellence in upper extremity rehabilitation. As a part of this commitment we strive to offer the most up-to-date treatment techniques including focus on restoration, prevention, and function. We pride ourselves on exceptional service, progressive treatment, and a wealth of knowledge to help guide our clients through the rehabilitation process.

The therapists at ALLCARE Therapy Services possess advanced clinical knowledge and skill in the treatment of a wide variety of Hand and Upper Quadrant diagnoses.
Common diagnoses managed and treated non-operatively, post-operatively or preventively may include:

  • Fractures/Dislocations of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand
  • Wounds/Lacerations, including tendon and nerve injuries, amputations and burns
  • Nerve Compression Syndromes: Carpal Tunnel, Radial Tunnel, Cubital Tunnel
  • Repetitive Strain Injuries
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
  • Ligamentous Injuries, including sprains, tears and reconstructions
  • Tendonitis/Tenosynovitis, including trigger fingers, DeQuervain’s, golf and tennis elbow
  • Athletic Injuries, Performance Arts Injuries
  • Shoulder Impingement, Replacements, and Rotator Cuff Repairs
  • Neurological including Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s, and Stroke
  • Individualized Evaluations of Range of Motion, Edema, Sensation, Strength, Function, and Coordination
  • Management of Acute or Chronic Pain
  • Manual Therapy Techniques
  • Work Simulation and Pre-Vocational activities
  • Edema Reduction/ Manual Edema Mobilization
  • Modalities
  • Arthritis Management Programs/Joint Protection Training/Joint Replacements
  • Training in the performance of Daily Life Skills through adaptive techniques and equipment
  • Ergonomic Assessment and Education/Individual home exercise programs
Adult Speech Language Therapy
There are numerous reasons an adult would require speech language therapy such as an accident, disease, illness, articulation difficulties, dysarthria, dysfluency, and voice disorders. The speech language pathologist provides a comprehensive approach for evaluating and treating adults with speech and language difficulties.Therapists treat disorders such as:

  • Apraxia which is a motor speech disorder caused by damage to the brain related to speaking.
  • Dysarthria which is a motor speech disorder that is characterized by oral motor weakness after a stroke or brain injury.
  • Aphasia which is a disorder that results from damage to the parts of the brain that contain language. Aphasia causes problems with any or all of the following: speaking, comprehension, reading, and writing.
  • Dysphagia which is difficulty or a partial inability to chew and swallow.
  • Cognitive deficits which result in difficulty with judgment, decisions, visual perception, sequencing, memory, problem solving and pragmatics.

Medical Conditions Treated:

Stroke/CVA
Laryngectomy
Tracheostomy
Alzheimer’s Disease
Parkinson’s Disease
Multiple Sclerosis
Dementia
Laryngeal/Oral Cancer
Right Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury