AQUATIC THERAPY

What is Aquatic Therapy?

Our therapists use the resistance of water and specifically designed activities to enhance, restore, and maintain a person's functional abilities. Aquatic therapy is beneficial for both acute and chronic conditions. Treatment sessions can be in a group or individual.

IS AQUATIC THERAPY RIGHT FOR YOU?

Individuals with a variety of abilities and ages can participate in aquatic therapy. Those with back problems, knee injuries, hip injuries, and stroke survivors are just a few of the individuals who may benefit from aquatic therapy. Other conditions commonly treated with aquatic therapy include:

  • Alzheimers and Dementia Disorders
  • Chronic Pain and Arthritis
  • Autism
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Muscular Dystrophy

THE BENEFITS

Water supports the body, reduces joint stress, provides resistance and assists movement. Individuals can improve mobility, strength, and function during their healing process. Other benefits include:

  • Improved muscle strength
  • Increased cardiovascular function
  • Reduced stress
  • Decreased swelling
  • Increased circulation
  • Increased strength and endurance
  • Increased range of motion and flexibility
  • Improved balance and coordination

SPECIALIZED SERVICES AND CLASSES

Upon initial evaluation, an individual treatment will be recommended that could include:

  • AquaStretch
  • Ai Chi
  • Massage
  • Water Walking

To maintain mobility, independence and quality of life, group aquatic therapy classes may be recommended as continued treatment.

child aquatic therapy
child aquatic therapy
child aquatic therapy
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