Physical Therapy is mainly to assist residents and patients to achieve their maximum functional mobility skills.Individualized treatment programs are designed to alleviate pain, correct deformities, prevent disability, and restore functional ability to the highest level.Here at Greenfield Care of Fullerton a team of licensed therapist are available to work with each resident to reduce pain and improve strength,balance, mobility and endurance.
Occupational Therapy concerns with persons’ performance in activities necessary for daily life, and provides specialized services that enhance the abilities of individuals to perform and to achieve satisfaction in their daily occupations. Programs are individually designed to assist them to reach the highest independent level in all daily living skills.
Speech-language Pathologists conduct evaluation and implement individual treatment programs for residents and patients with speech, language, and swallowing disorders. Communication skills are enhanced and techniques to ensure safe swallowing are taught.
Rehabilitation therapy involves direct manipulation of muscles, joints and other parts of the body affected by an injury or chronic illness. Strength training, heat treatments, massage and supervised exercises may all be elements of rehabilitation therapy. Individual therapy regimens will depend on the type of injury or condition, the patients’s age and specialized treatments prescribed by a physician.
Our speech therapist help residents improve language and communication skills, and swallowing abilities.