Neurological Rehabilitation

If you or a loved one suffers from nervous system damage caused by injury, infection, degeneration, tumors or disorders in the circulatory system, our neurological rehabilitation team provides expert rehabilitative care.

Neurological Conditions Treated 

The neurological rehabilitation program offers expert treatment for many conditions, including but not limited to:

  • Vascular disorders, including stroke or hemorrhage
  • Infections, including polio, meningitis or encephalitis
  • Structural, trauma or neuromuscular disorders, including brain, head or spinal cord injury; cervical spondylosis; carpal tunnel syndrome; brain or spinal cord tumors; muscular dystrophy
  • Functional disorders, including headache, seizure disorder, dizziness and neuralgia
  • Degenerative disorders, including Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis and Alzheimer's disease

Neurological Rehabilitation Treatment in Central Massachusetts

Neurological rehabilitation is offered in an outpatient setting and provides you with the therapy needed to obtain the highest level of function and independence, and improve your overall quality of life physically, emotionally and socially.

Our therapy team helps set short- and long-term treatment goals for recovery and is made up of many skilled professionals working together to provide the total continuum of care for your recovery.

Areas of treatment may include:

  • Assistance with activities of daily living
  • Speech therapy (to help patients who are having trouble speaking, expressing their thoughts, or swallowing; to improve speech patterns, enunciation and oral communication)
  • Counseling (to deal with anxiety and depression)
  • Bladder and bowel retraining
  • Activities to improve control and muscle balance in the trunk, pelvis and shoulder girdle
  • An exercise program to regain strength and develop the maximum potential of muscle, bone and respiration
  • Social skills retraining
  • Gait and balance retraining
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Involvement in community support groups
  • Activities to improve cognitive impairments, such as difficulties with concentration, attention, memory and poor judgment
  • Education regarding the disease and disease process
  • Goal setting (short- and long-term) involving the individual and family members​​

Neurological Rehabilitation Locations