ADVANCE for Occupational Therapy Practitioners
October 28, 2014

New App Review!

App Helps Create Hand Exercises

"This year a great app launched that allows rehab therapists to provide patients with specific hand exercise prescriptions. PT and OT Helper Fingers offers 38 exercises that can be assembled in any order to create a custom plan. Each exercise comes with audio and written instructions, including animated graphics, utilizing common therapy tools such as balls, putty and grippers."  Appropriate Speed

New Video: Camp No Limits

No ordinary summer experience, Camp No Limits focuses on young people with limb loss and their families. In this supportive environment, they enjoy sports, arts and crafts and other fun pursuits. For this exclusive video, ADVANCE spent the day with the campers, their families, OT and PT volunteers, and camp mentors.  Take a Look!

Across the Divide

Occupational and physical therapists frequently enjoy a strong collaborative relationship, working in tandem to offer the best care to patients. But what if there was more than the opportunity to just brainstorm with the other side of the aisle? The University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences set out to answer that question.  Informing Practice

Exclusive: ALS Infographic

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, is a progressive neurodegenerative disease affecting one's ability to initiate and control voluntary muscle movement. ADVANCE has created an exclusive infographic you can print and hang in your practice to guide patients through ALS therapy.  Three Classifications

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