What is Occupational Therapy?
Occupational Therapy is the study of how one “occupies” their time as well as the tools and approaches they use to participate in life skills. The focus is to assist people in regaining, developing, and building skills that are essential to achieving independence in daily living.
Occupational Therapy Services may include:
- Activities of Daily Living Training to increase independence in bathing, dressing, feeding, grooming, etc.
- Instrumental Activities of Daily Living training to increase independence in housekeeping, cooking, grocery shopping, medication management, etc.
- Therapeutic Exercise Plans to increase strength and range of motion
- Manual Therapies to relieve edema, pain and limited motion
- Evaluation of functional balance and coordination
- Treatment of multifaceted CVA’s and Brain injuries
- Focused treatment plans for those dealing with progressive neurological disorders such as Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s Disease, ALS
- Specialized training in cervical, shoulder, and hand dysfunction
- Manual Lymphatic Drainage
- Modification of a physical environment and/or use of specialized equipment and technologies
- Education in Energy Conservation Techniques
- Pediatric Therapy
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact us at: (207)374-3454.
57 Water Street
Blue Hill, Me 04614
We also provide Outpatient Occupational Therapy services at Bucksport Rehabilitation Clinic.
If you would like to schedule an appointment at this location, please call: (207)469-3107.
58 Main Street
Bucksport, Me 04416