What Is Occupational Therapy?
Occupational therapy helps people of all ages participate in everyday activities such as self-care, work, and play. Whether you have had an orthopedic injury, stroke, chronic pain or a developmental condition, occupational therapy can help you live life to the fullest by addressing your functional limitations
Astera Health – Wadena Rehabilitation Clinic
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Astera Health’s LSVT-certified occupational therapist provides treatment for those who are experiencing decreased motor functioning due to Parkinson’s disease. This treatment is customized to the needs and goals of each patient. More than 25 years of research show that patients can achieve improved walking, balance, trunk rotation and daily activities. Patients attend treatment four days a week for four weeks, and must have a referral by a provider or specialist.
Life after a neurological event such as a stroke or a condition such as Parkinson’s can be debilitating. Our therapists know how to help you regain and maintain the skills necessary to maintain the highest quality of life.
Whether you have had planned hand surgery, or an accident leading to injury, our therapists are trained to evaluate and treat orthopedic conditions to get you back to participating in functional activities.
Occupational therapy helps children learn how to participate in everyday activities such as eating, getting dressed, going to the bathroom, and performing well at school.