Tag Archives: Occupational Therapy

Know If Your Child’s Pencil Grasp Needs Correction

One of the biggest reasons why children get referred to occupational therapy outpatient services Montebello, California, is because of handwriting problems. Especially, pencil grasps. However, we must understand that pencil grasps usually don’t affect handwriting. Some grasps may look different from the norm, but they are functional. If your reason for getting therapy is simply … Continue reading

Outpatient Physical Therapy for Seniors

Outpatient physical therapy services concern the recovery and treatment of physical movements and functions. These services have to be performed by licensed physical therapists, or PTs whose primary responsibility is to restore or preserve a person’s physical functions. The cases in which licensed PTs are needed include the following: Neck and back pain Neurological injuries … Continue reading

What Is Physical Therapy and Why It’s Beneficial

“Too often, we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, and honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring — all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” – Leo Buscaglia, Author When you age, your body becomes frail. That means elderly people may already … Continue reading