Additional Services


 

PHYSICAL THERAPY

The goal is set and clear: improve and restore mobility and muscle strength. Physical Therapy concentrates on helping with recovery from issues such as fall injuries, joint replacement surgeries, and stroke-related disabilities. We work towards making simple things of the daily routine like standing up, walking down the street, or going upstairs easy again. Therapy is provided in the comfort of the patient’s home.

Our Physical Therapy service help you learn how to restore function through education on:

  • Balance coordination activities
  • Therapeutic exercises
  • Home safety and best practices on moving around the home
  • Fall prevention
  • Pain management
  • Instructions on how to best sit, stand and lie down
  • Safe and appropriate use of adaptive equipment

Our physical therapists work with you to improve and restore mobility and muscle strength. Skills are taught in the comfort of your home by specially trained physical therapists and physical therapy assistants.

Our licensed physical therapists are experienced in helping with recovery from issues such as fall injuries, joint replacement surgeries and stroke-related disabilities. Your individual treatment plan is designed based on your needs, with the goal of achieving the highest extent of recovery possible.

Physical Therapy addresses:

  • Falls Risk and Fear of Falling
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Dizziness Decreased Flexibility
  • Decreased Endurance
  • Difficulty Walking
  • Pain
  • Loss or Limitation in Function
 
 

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

Occupational therapists focus on daily tasks, on helping you achieve goals in performing daily living skills such as bathing, grooming, dressing, and using the restroom on your own. Tasks that were once effortless can become challenging for older adult patients. Therapists critically assess their patient’s tasks, the occupations of their life, and create a customized treatment plan to achieve the patient-specific goals.

Our in-home service typically include:

  • Customized treatment programs to increase your ability to perform daily activities
  • Comprehensive home evaluations for adapting to your situation
  • Assistive equipment recommendations and training on use
  • Guidance for family members, caregivers, and home health aides

To keep you safe in the comfort of your home, we conduct a fall risk assessment of your environment to provide recommendations on how to improve safety.

Occupational Therapy addresses:

  • Dressing
  • Bathing
  • Grooming
  • Meal Preparation
  • Medication Management
  • Environmental Obstacles
  • Dementia-Related Limitations
  • Caregiver Stress
 
 

SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY

Our speech therapy services are designed to help you restore communication skills and abilities such as eating and swallowing, all from the comfort of home. Our speech therapists work with your physician to create a goal-oriented treatment plan aimed to increase independence and improve your quality of life. Speech-language pathologists focus on our patients’ talking, cognition, chewing, and swallowing. A small area of the body that has a huge impact on life. An individual plan is created to address patient goals using

Our in-home service typically include:

  • Evaluate current abilities for swallowing, communication, skills and cognitive loss
  • Create a care plan for swallowing problems
  • Improve communication skills to positively impact safety and quality of life
  • Enhance attention, memory, reasoning, safety awareness, coping strategies, and problem solving

evidence-based treatment strategies to maximize patients’ outcomes. SLPs collaborate with physical and occupational therapists to ensure carryover in the senior living community and the home environment.

Speech-Language Pathology

  • Speech
  • Language
  • Social Communications
  • Cognition
  • Chewing
  • Swallowing
 
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PAYMENT OPTIONS


Get in touch to learn more about our services. We accept:

  • Medicare Part B
  • Most PPO plans
  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • Private pay

 

 
Location
Life Home Therapy
70 South Orange Ave, Suite 220
Livingston, NJ 07039
Phone: 973-358-2360
Fax: 973-435-2571
Office Hours

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973-358-2360