Tag Archives: Neurological physical therapy

Mirror Therapy

  “This is part of our on-going series of how neurological rehabilitation can help with one’s recovery” Mirror Therapy – what is this? Mirror therapy is a strategy used to help individuals improve the use of their affected hemiparetic limb … Continue reading

Posted in Interesting things we can do in PT | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Good Reasons To Like The Treadmill

This is part of our on-going series of exploring neurological and degenerative conditions that can affect a number of individuals and specifically how Physical Therapy can help” Today’s topic is about the benefits of using a treadmill and a few different activities … Continue reading

Posted in Interesting things we can do in PT | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ask a PT: What are signs of a concussion, and how long will they last?

There are 4 categories of signs and symptoms to look for when a concussion is suspected. They include physical, cognitive, behavioral, and sleep changes. 1. Physical changes could be loss of balance, nausea, vomiting, blurry or double vision, dizziness, lightheadedness, … Continue reading

Posted in Interesting things we can do in PT | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Balance – Use it or Loose it!

“This is part of our on-going series of exploring neurological conditions that can affect a number of individuals and specifically how Physical Therapy can help” Today’s topic is Balance: What is balance?  We know that it keeps us from falling … Continue reading

Posted in Interesting things we can do in PT | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What is MS and how can PT or Exercise help?

“This is part of our on-going series of exploring neurological conditions that can affect a number of individuals and specifically how Physical Therapy can help” Today’s topic is Multiple Sclerosis (MS)… MS is a disease in which in many respects … Continue reading

Posted in Interesting things we can do in PT | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

What is Neurological Rehab?

What is Neurological Rehabilitation? Most often we associate Physical Therapy with orthopedic injuries and/or surgeries and this is a major aspect of the practice of Physical Therapy.  However, there are many different subtypes such as cardiovascular/pulmonary, geriatrics, pediatrics, neurology and … Continue reading

Posted in Interesting things we can do in PT | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments