Occupational therapy is a form of rehabilitation that views the individual in a holistic manner. The therapist's goal is to help enhance aspects of the individual’s life that are problematic due to injury, illness, disability, lifestyle and/or environment.
Occupational therapists help people to perform, modify or adapt their skills and activities in order to live happier, healthier lives.
At Rehabilitation Specialists our occupational therapists can help you in areas including hand therapy, upper extremity therapy, ergonomics, recommendations for assistive devices for self and home care, postural education and stress reduction (including yoga and deep breathing).
Occupational therapy can help with:
- Carpal tunnel
- Tennis elbow
- Golfers elbow
- Finger and wrist pain
- Shoulder pain and stiffness
- Poor posture
- Pelvic pain