Occupational Therapy

If you have trouble with day-to-day tasks, occupational therapy can help. This therapy focuses on the things you do each day to occupy your time. The goal of occupational therapy is to help you improve your skills so you can become more independent.

You may benefit from occupational therapy if you have one or more of these conditions:

  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Amputations
  • Arthritis
  • Brain injury
  • Behavioral problems
  • Birth injuries or developmental disabilities
  • Burns
  • Chronic pain
  • Cognitive deficits
  • Fractures or trauma injuries
  • Hand injuries or disorders
  • Heart condition or stroke
  • Joint replacement
  • Mental health issues
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Neurodegenerative diseases
  • Post-traumatic stress
  • Pulmonary conditions
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Substance abuse
  • Vision problems that make driving difficult
  • Work-related injuries

What You Can Expect

Your customized occupational therapy treatment program may include:

  • Evaluation of your skills
  • Evaluation of your home to determine how it can be more suitable for your needs
  • Ways to make daily tasks easier including self-care, and ways to manage your home and your medications
  • Equipment that will simplify daily tasks
  • Education and training for you and your family members

Occupational therapy is available to you if you’re hospitalized, and is also available to you if you’re recovering at home or at a care facility. It can be provided short-term or long-term.

Contact Us

Our rehabilitation team is ready to help you get back to the things that matter most in your life. We offer locations close to you throughout Southwest Ohio, in our hospitals and in outpatient facilities. Call the number for the hospital near you to learn more about rehabilitation services in your area.