OUR INTENSIVE PROGRAM  

We offer a unique and effective Intensive Functional Strengthening Exercise Program for infants through adulthood with neuromuscular disorders and a variety of diagnoses performed on a one-on-one basis with an experienced and certified physiacal/occupational therapist.
Our program is 3 hrs. per day, 5 days per week for 3-4 weeks depending on the individual’s needs.

Our approach focuses on enhancing the development of independence. A variety of tools and techniques are utilized during each exercise session including the TheraSuit® (Soft Dynamic Proprioceptive Orthosis), Universal Exercise Unit, Spider, Vibration and fitness machines. Intensive Program is ideal for those looking to accelerate their progress in developmental and functional skills.

A typical day of the Intensive Functional Strengthening Program consists of the following:
·   Warm up and deep tissue massage
·   Tone reduction and Sensory Integration techniques
·   Decrease pathological movement patterns
·   Increase active proper movement patterns
·   Stretching/strengthening specific muscle groups responsible for functional movement
·   Progressive resistance exercises
·   Balance, coordination and endurance training
·   Transfers, functional activities and gait training

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TYPICAL INTENSIVE THERAPY SESSION  IN OUR CENTER INCLUDES A VARIETY OF EXERCISES:

Hot Pack / massage

Deep tissue stimulation

Myofacial release

Gait training

Weight bearing / balance

Strengthening

Walking on the knees

Vibration therapy

Stabilization, posture

Coordination / balance

Functional balance

Functional strengthening

Sensory integration

Coordination

ROM and stretching

Stretching

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STRETCHING, STRENGTHENING, BALANCE AND COORDINATION
UNIVERSAL EXERCISE UNIT - PULLEY SYSTEM / TRACKING RAIL

 

 

UNIVERSAL EXERCISE UNIT - SUSPENSION SYSTEM - SPIDER
GAIT TRAINING
FUNCTIONAL TRAINING

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Independent gait training

 


Gait training- reflex reduction

 

 

 


Gait training with a walker

Gait training in the parallel bars

 

 

 


Walking on treadmill

Stair climbing

 

 


Independent sitting, posture

Transfer sit to stand

 

PREPARATION