Christmas spirit at Village Springs! Making ornaments and putting the Christmas tree up!
Working on balance and activity tolerance. Resistance in standing to help prepare for returning home
Working on side stepping and initiating gait and increasing step height. Patient side steps over steps of varying heights and alternating stepping on and over. Patient then has to reach to put a cone on a stick at the end to challenge balance. Good for patients with Parkinson’s and Cvas and very functional for returning to cooking at home
Game changer: picking persimmons in our backyard.
We are bringing Christmas to our residents! Letting them decorate our therapy tree.
This patient has all carpet at home other than in the bathroom. Gait training working on carpet for home surface.
Going over an lumbar stability Home Exercise Program with a patient we are treating for low back pain. Just a reminder that we don’t just address gait and transfers. Utilize the full scope of your license so we can better serve our patients and retain more clinical skills!