Our Brisbane Stroke Rehabilitation OT Services will help you build a plan and implement a strategy so you can achieve your functional recovery goals.
Every year more than 60,000 Australians suffer a stroke and this number will only increase with the aging population the growing epidemics of obesity, physical inactivity and diabetes. So if you or someone you know is affected, you’re not alone.
It’s a sad reality, Australian stroke survivors in hospital (public) receive 25% or less of recommended daily dosages of stroke rehabilitation therapy i.e. 37mins/day instead of 3hours/day. In the USA, in-patients must receive a minimum of 3hours/day for at least 5 days a week.
So, have you received enough to warrant the results you have achieved? For our mind, outcomes for people who’ve survived a stroke are unacceptably low. We’d like to change this situation an that’s what our Brisbane Stroke Rehabilitation OT services is committed to.
Simply fill out the form below, and Meg, Karen or Nicki will arrange a time to speak with a senior OT. On this call the OT will see whether this program is a good fit for you and your goals.
You’ll likely now appreciate that your neurorecovery happens when stroke rehabilitation harnesses the opportunity of neuroplasticity.
What we don’t see in Australia is this being optimised to its fullest potential.
If you’ve experienced a stroke you’ve likely experienced an inpatient rehab experience. However, for most people they’ll never experience a full recovery and may experience ongoing symptoms of
If you’re like our clients, you’re likely seeking out someone to help with the journey after a stroke, a partnership. One which is focused on helping you achieve the best outcomes possible following a stroke.
For some people they say coming to us is about setting a direction of effort and focus, for others it’s about showing up and being accountable to someone. Whatever your situation what we do is provide:
We focus on helping you achieve your goals. We know this can be hard as some people get frustrated with the “goal” language.
Making a start is what we suggest and then we build from there. We do this by providing you with the a clinician, equipment and the intensity.
Rehab does require effort on both sides- we’ll not beat around this point.
Our Brisbane stroke rehabilitation program includes occupational therapy as well as other care and clinical teams as needed.
Specifically we can offer you OT neuro services such as:
Please call us today 1300 783 200 or fill out the form below to arrange a Stroke Recovery Enquiry Call.
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