Physical Therapy

29 09, 2021

Debunking Occupational Therapy Myths

2021-09-30T16:51:20-05:00September 29th, 2021|Physical Therapy|Comments Off on Debunking Occupational Therapy Myths

There are many different types of therapists to assist with different ailments, whether it be mental health or physical health. Occupational therapists are a type of therapist that can be very beneficial, even life-changing, for those who have undergone serious injuries or illnesses. Whatever the challenge, occupational therapists aim to assist everyone in order [...]

15 06, 2021

Understanding Pain: The Overflowing Cup Metaphor

2021-06-15T17:47:23-05:00June 15th, 2021|Other, Physical Therapy|Comments Off on Understanding Pain: The Overflowing Cup Metaphor

Pain is often complicated and multifaceted. One of the simplest ways for physical therapists to help patients in understanding pain is with a cup metaphor. Every patient has a cup that is filled with different biopsychosocial stressors, such as: Stress Worry Lack of activity Joint degeneration Doing too much, too soon Sensitive nervous system Tissue [...]

27 05, 2021

15 Osteoarthritis Facts

2023-04-12T12:25:30-05:00May 27th, 2021|Joint Pain, Physical Therapy|Comments Off on 15 Osteoarthritis Facts

The month of May is known nationally as Arthritis Awareness Month and for good reason. You see, osteoarthritis is a disease that affects over 32 million people—a number that has steadily been on the rise. Those with osteoarthritis (or any form of arthritis) know the difficulties of living with constant pain and limited movement. Keep [...]

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