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REHAB SERVICES

Always There offers a full range of Specialized Therapy
and Rehabilitation Services: including Phyiscal Therapy,
Occupational Therapy, Speech Language Pathology,
Nutritional Services, and Medical Social Work.

We offer state-of-the-art therapy. Our Always There Rehabilitation Programs focus on helping speed the recovery process at home following illness or injury. We help our patients regain the strength, function and mobility they need to become stronger and as independent as possible.

PHYSICAL THERAPY
A skilled in-home health care Physical Therapist will assist you in regaining strength, balance, coordination and movement when you experience a decline in function, specific to your diagnosis (arthritis, heart disease, diabetes, neurological impairment, general weakness in upper body) or following a heart attack, stroke, surgery, broken hip, joint replacements, shoulder injury or other hospitalization. Through therapeutic exercises you can achieve enhanced gait performance, range of motion, strengthening and endurance. The home health Physical Therapist will work with you in prosthetic training, spasticity reduction or muscle re-education, depending on your need.

Our Always There staff member will also demonstrate and teach safe ambulation and transfer techniques with or without assistive devices (ie. walking, getting out of bed, getting up from sitting, maneuvering safely with a walker or wheelchair) and develop a home exercise program with you to maintain muscle tone and mobility.

Our services include:
• Assessment
• Home Safety Evaluations
• Gait Training
• Range of Motion
• Therapeutic Exercise
• Ultrasound
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OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 
Occupational Therapy is as a profession concerned with promoting health and well being through occupation. The primary goal of Occupational Therapy is to enable people to participate in the activities of everyday life. Our Always There Occupational Therapists use careful analysis of physical, environmental, psychosocial, mental, spiritual, political and cultural factors to identify barriers
to occupation or daily activities.

We are here to assist ~ our services include:
• Assessment
• Caregiver Training with Activities of Daily Living (ADL's)
• Client Re-Entry into the Community, including Stair Training, Lifting etc ...
• Improved Independence in Activities of Daily Living
• Recommend and Instruct on Home Safety Equipment
• Therapeutic Activities to Assist in Restoration of Physical and Sensory–Integrative Function
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SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY
Speech Language Pathologists specializes in speech disorders and language disorders. The main components of speech production include: phonation, the process of sound production; resonance, opening and closing of the vocal folds; intonation, the variation of pitch; and voice, including aeromechanical components of respiration.

Our Always There Speech Language Pathologist services include:
• Assessment
• Swallowing Disorders
• Treatment of Aphasia and other Communication Disorders 
• Voice Disorders
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NUTRITIONAL SERVICES
When it comes to changing the way we eat, forming new habits can be a unique challenge. If you are overweight, underweight, pregnant, or a new mother, or if you suffer from allergies, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, diabetes, cancer, or gastrointestinal disorders, your doctor may require a special consultation with a Dietician.

Our Always There Nutritional Services include:
• Customized Menus
• Instruction and Modification in Diet
• Instruction in Special Diets 
• Nutrition Assessment 
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MEDICAL SOCIAL WORK
Long term planning for life changes can be complex, and finding solutions to challenges necessitated by a health care crisis can be puzzling and frustrating. The Medical Social Workers at Always There are able to help meet the challenges that are brought on by chronic illness or a sudden need for life changes due to an acute illness.

Our Medical Social Work Services include:
• Appropriate Action to Obtain Available Community Resources to Assist in Resolving the Patient’s Problem
• Assessment of the Relationship of the Patient’s Medical and Nursing Requirements to the Patient’s Home
• Situation, Financial Resources and Availability of Community Resources
• Assessment of the Social and Emotional Factors Related to the Patient’s Illness, Need for Care, Response to Treatment and Adjustment to Care
• Counseling and Advocacy for You and Your Family
• Long Term Care Planning 
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Location: 918 Ulster Avenue, Kingston, New York 12401 Mailing: PO Box 1850, Kingston, New York 12402 Phone: 845.339.6683 Fax: 845.339.7319

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