Neurological Impairments Resources
Neurological Conditions - www.hydroactive.net
The benefits of Hydrotherapy for this group of patients are enormous, not just from the support that the water supplies but for the sense of achievement and independence it provides. In comparison with land based physiotherapy, exercising in the water eliminates anxiety and fear of falling by providing postural support. This often enables improved relaxation and flexibility of the limbs.
Cerebral Palsy and other neurological conditions: why such problems accessing hydrotherapy? - www.clinicalnegligenceteam.co.uk
I find that for the vast majority of my clients who have cerebral palsy or spinal injuries hydrotherapy is of vital importance not only for its therapeutic benefits but also for the sense of freedom and enjoyment it gives to those who are otherwise confined by a restricted or difficult range of movement with land based exercise. It’s very demoralising for service users of such specialist heated pools, including hoisting equipment, to see access becoming even more curtailed.
Warm Water’s Power for Stroke Survivors - www.hydroworx.com
Unfortunately, a stroke can happen at any point and at any age. Three-quarters of a million Americans experience the condition each year, a staggering statistic! However there is some good news! For those that have suffered from a stroke, now have new innovative technologically-advanced methods at their fingertips to help them regain as much strength and mobility as possible. Among the many unique methods, hydrotherapy ranks fairly high.