I have been an Occupational Therapist at Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital for 9 years specializing in inpatient therapy with people with Strokes and Parkinson’s disease. I sit on the program team for both these diagnosis which helps coordinate and monitor the care of these populations. I am also the wellness group coordinator and leader for both the Stroke and Parkinson’s wellness groups. In addition to using PWR! Moves with clients in the inpatient setting we incorporate it into our wellness group.
Braintree Rehab offers a specialized Inpatient Movement Disorders program which includes therapy, nursing, MD, and neurology oversight.
Braintree Rehab also offers and outpatient based wellness program that runs 2-3x per year. and consists of 2x/week 90 min sessions for 7 weeks. These sessions include exercise/endurance training by occupational/physical therapist and voice/cognition retraining speech therapy