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Improving the Cognitive Skills of Patients with Community Project to Support Animal Shelter

Janet Denney, SLP at Owyhee Health and Rehabilitation in Homedale Idaho, is not only improving the cognitive skills of her patients, but is also involving them in a community project that supports a local animal shelter. As part of their cognitive rehabilitation, she integrates following instructions, sequencing and problem solving to make Cut and Tie blankets. These blankets are then donated to Pet Haven Cat Adoption Center.

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What’s Up in Walla Walla

Check out some of the latest snapshots and video from the field, featuring the Therapy Team at Park Manor Rehab Center in Walla Walla, Washington. Thank you for sharing your accomplishments, Sonya Taylor, OTR/L, Director of Rehab! Park Manor raised

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Bathing Without a Battle

It’s not uncommon for residents to resist showering, and as therapists, we work to ease their anxieties while supporting our staff. At Northbrook Healthcare Center, we’ve implemented strategies that have proved successful in encouraging residents to participate in bathing routines

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