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Neurologic Therapy Services

Alpha Rehab offers a highly skilled multidisciplinary approach to neurologic injuries and conditions.  We are dedicated to and specialize in restoring lost function caused by neurologic disabilities.  After a thorough initial evaluation, your therapist will design an individualized therapy program tailored to assist you in regaining your strength, communication, and independence.  We treat a wide range of diagnoses, including:

  • Stroke or mini-stroke
  • Brain Injury
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Guillian Barre Disease
  • Huntington’s Chorea
  • Ataxia

Physical therapy may address:

  • Falls or other balance and vestibular problems
  • Weakness or lack of coordination
  • Pain associated with the diagnosis
  • Decreased endurance
  • Walking with least restrictive assistive device

Occupational therapy may address:

  • Physical skills, such as strength and coordination
  • Cognitive skills, such as memory, problem solving, sequencing, and ability to focus on an activity
  • Visual skills, including scanning and depth perception
  • Psychological skills, such as ability to cope and manage frustration, and
  • Sensory skills, such as being able to identify different textures or temperatures and having a sense of space
  • Self-care skills, such as dressing, bathing, cooking, or shopping

Speech therapy may address:

  • Communication, such as understanding or speaking to others
  • Swallowing and oral motor skills, through use of exercises and VitalStim as indicated
  • Cognitive skills, such as memory, comprehension, organization, and problem solving