Speech therapists focus on improving and maintaining your independence and safety and modifying the environment to make it as easy as possible. Speech therapist can also address swallowing and chewing problems to improve variety of diet and enjoyment.
Speech services include;
ONR’s signature Dining with dignity program addresses all aspects of eating that may become problematic for seniors. The Dining with Dignity program is a service that provides an interdisciplinary treatment approach to assisting residents with swallowing, chewing or hand-to-mouth disorders related to medical illness or trauma to improve your ability to be independent in eating.
PROGRAM OBJECTIVEs include:
If you are experiencing difficulties with understanding, speaking, pronouncing words, voice, memory swallowing a referral to speech therapy may be indicated. Speech therapy can help you:
Programs designed to keep residents healthy for enhanced independence and quality of life and to allow them to age in place. May include working with a personal trainer, yoga, massage therapy, tai chi or other specialized exercise.
ONR provides the full-service rehab system for your community. On-site rehab services, personalized and resident-centered physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy and specialty programs.
Address health and care issues that seniors face daily. ONR delivers health living lectures, wellness clinics, health fairs and screenings. ONR provides staff and caregiver training, support groups and community presentations