At Lincoln Residential Center, the medical director leads the team in developing an individualized treatment program designed to help achieve optimal independence and to prevent further decline in function. We also provide restorative services.
Physical therapy services enable individuals to restore and/or achieve optimal movement and function and to relieve pain. Through evaluation and treatment programs, the physical therapist can treat persons with a variety of ailments and conditions.
Occupational therapy services enable individuals to achieve independence in their lives despite their disabilities. The occupational therapist facilitates, promotes, maintains and enhances performance in activities of daily living skills regardless of physical, developmental, social and emotional challenges.
Speech Therapy, Language Pathology, and Swallowing Management
These services enable individuals to maximize functional speech, language, cognition and swallowing skills. Services are provided to residents of all ages who have a range of diagnoses such as:
- Motor speech disorders
- Treatment of aphasia
- Treatment of swallowing disorders
- Restorative and communication support