ANG Health Care can help you with occupational therapy in Citrus Heights, Fair Oaks CA, Folsom, Roseville or Sacramento. Their occupational therapists are committed to the calling of helping others in need. Whether you have suffered a stroke, recovering from surgery or any other condition that hampers your ability to perform your important or favorite activities, occupational therapy can help.
With proper occupational therapy you can regain your ability to do your work or pursue activities that you love. During the recovery phase an occupational therapist will assess your environment and suggest improvements for safety and independence. They may make of adaptive equipment designed to help you regain function and control. They can also teach alternative ways to accomplish specific tasks. Occupational therapy can help get your life back on track.
With the help of an occupational therapist you can live life fully. Occupational interventions can help children, the elderly, people in recovery. For example, occupational therapy can help children with disabilities, or someone who has suffered a stroke or someone who is recovering from invasive surgery such as hip replacement surgery.
Occupational therapy requires individual evaluation and assessment. This helps a therapist to determine goals and set targets. Custom intervention can improve a patient’s ability to perform daily tasks and activities. An occupational therapist can also help with motivations and mental aspects that are important in the recovery process.
Occupational therapy often focuses on adapting the environment or task to fit the patient’s circumstances. The patient is the most important part of the equation and the focus of the therapy. For example, if the environment is not suited for a specific task, the therapist will look at possible solutions such as adapting the environment. Occupational therapy always tries to answer the ‘what now’ question.