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!


 

June Is National Aphasia Awareness Month

In recognition of National Aphasia Awareness Month, Therapy Center would like to share important information regarding aphasia and communicating with those impacted by aphasia. WHAT IS APHASIA? Aphasia is an acquired communication disorder that impairs a person’s ability to process language, but does not affect intelligence. It impairs the...

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Helping Give A Smile- St. Jude’s

Giving Back Opportunity – St. Jude Toy Drive In celebration of 15 years as partner in rehabilitation, Therapy Center plans to host several giving back events in the communities we serve. Our current project is a toy drive for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The toy drive started on May...

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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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