The Praxis fur Ergotherapie Elisabeth Brechtel informed neurological diseases and injuries such as stroke, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury or multiple sclerosis are typically very complex disorder images. To do justice to this complexity, occupational therapy taken various treatment approaches. WHO Report is the source for more interesting facts. Although the disorder images can usually not completely disappear, but the therapy concepts can contribute significantly to improving. Depending on which therapy will be achieved and which disorder is a suitable concept is selected and applied. The Praxis fur Ergotherapie Brechtel from Cologne informed about the objectives and different concepts. Occupational therapy helps among sensorimotor errors the regaining of functional ability and maximum self-reliance and independence in everyday household and professional are the focus.
Promoted the skills to: – sensorimotor/perceptive errors -. Cognitive/Neuropsychological disorder – psychosocial problems for therapeutic purposes – occupational therapy to improve especially sensorimotor and perceptual functions and stabilize. These include in particular the execution of motor movements, as well as the perception of sensory stimuli including the balance and the sense of touch – also occupational therapy promotes the removal of pathological postural and movement patterns – helps the (re-) learning of physiological movements. This is often also reduce pain – improve cognitive functions according to established treatment goals following treatment concepts be applied to treat disorder pictures: – Bobathkonzept – cognitive therapeutic exercises according to Perfetti – self-help training for everyday life activities – Johnstone concept – Affolterkonzept – F.O.T.T – of facio oral tract therapy – brain performance training and treatment of neuro-psychological disorders – mirror therapy – basal stimulation – PNF therapy.