We enjoy letting our clients and employees know about helpful tidbits, interesting articles, and topics that affect the way we work. Our blog is a home for Therapy Center information of all kinds, and we welcome topic suggestions and comments!


 

Change the statistics: Stroke Awareness

In recognition of National Stroke Awareness Month, Therapy Center would like to share important details and information regarding prevention and surviving strokes. Did You Know? According to the American Stroke Association, it is predicted that 55,000 more women than men will suffer a stroke this year! Statistics provided by...

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Celebrating 15 Years: Words from Our Patients – Tony Godeaux

In celebration of 15 years as partner in rehabilitation, Therapy Center is recognizing our team members, patients, and business partners who have grown with us. Please take a few seconds to watch what one of our patients has to say about his experience at the Therapy Center and the change it...

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Safest 70 – Four Years In A Row!

As a part of Therapy Center’s company-wide safety efforts, all of our facilities are encouraged to work as a team and seek preventative measures when presented with potentially harmful situations. For the fourth consecutive year, Therapy Center has been has been presented a Safest 70 Award by the Louisiana Workers’ Compensation...

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Speech Therapy’s Role in Medication Management

May is Better Hearing and Speech Month known to us as Speech Therapy Month! Speech language pathologists, or speech therapists, work within the full range of communication to evaluate and diagnose speech, language, cognitive-communication, and swallowing disorders and treat such disorders in individuals of all ages. The SLPs within Therapy...

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National Therapy Animal Day – Ginger the Pet Therapy Dog

April 30th has become a national day to celebrate pets and the impact they have on the people around them.  Pet therapy uses dogs or other animals to help patients better cope with health problems and provides comfort and enjoyment for many nursing home residents. “I started working for...

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Occupational Therapy – What A Career; What A Profession!!

Throughout the month of April, we recognize our occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants as a part of Occupational Therapy Month. What is occupational therapy? Occupational therapist or occupational therapy assistants help people across the lifespan participate in the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic...

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OT Spotlight: Angie

April is National Occupational Therapy Month and it’s also the time when Therapy Center celebrates our very own team of occupational therapists.  Occupational therapists are vital in every therapeutic setting because they “have a holistic perspective, in which the focus is on adapting the environment and/or task to fit the person, and...

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Carrington Place of Springhill Success Story: Mr. Carroll Alford

Mr. Carroll Alford came to Carrington Place of Springhill for physical, occupational and speech therapy after undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery as well as valve replacement in his heart. He began his journey with Therapy Center on March 7, 2017 and was discharged back to home on March 17, 2017 after two weeks...

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Celebrating 15 Years: Words from Our Team Members – Danielle Keyser, OT

In celebration of 15 years as partner in rehabilitation, Therapy Center is recognizing our team members, patients, and business partners who have grown with us. Please take some time to watch what one of our team members has to say about her experience as a Therapy Center employee. In...

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