In Occupational Therapy the client works toward maximizing independence, whether it be through re-learning to perform daily activities, or by instruction of others to provide assistance in self-care activities. The focus of Occupational Therapy is to enable the person to pursue a fulfilling and productive life.

   

Legacy Healthcare offers the following occupational therapy programs:

  • Dementia Management
  • Self-care: eating, bathing, dressing, grooming, hygiene
  • Functional mobility and body mechanics – bed, wheelchair, tub, commode, car, etc.
  • Continence Management
  • Home management including cooking, housekeeping, laundry, shopping
  • Activities to restore upper extremity strength, gross and fine coordination, and hand function Upper extremity orthotics and splints
  • Work simplification, energy conservation, and joint protection techniques
  • Perceptual and cognitive skills
  • Adaptive equipment for self-care, home management, mobility, and recreation
  • Driving Safety Assessment
  • Visual Impairments
  • Community Mobility
  • Home modification recommendations