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Outpatient Therapy Services

340 W. East Ave. (Entrance in back) Chico, CA 95926
Chico, CA 95926

Therapies & Therapeutic Techniques: Enloe Outpatient Therapy Services

Learn more about physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy offered at Enloe Outpatient Therapy Services as well as the techniques that our therapists use.

Therapeutic Techniques

  • Gait analysis and training to promote improved skills for walking
  • Use of a suspended treadmill, the LiteGait, for partial body weight support
  • Balance training and fall risk reduction using our BalanceMaster
  • Transfer training (sit to stand, wheelchair to bed or chair, floor to stand)
  • Equipment for mobility
  • Specialized power/ manual wheelchair evaluations and custom seating systems
  • Neuro-motor recovery after an injury, with the Bioness L300 and H200 FES
  • Joint range of motion, strengthening and endurance
  • Orthotics management
  • Aquatics/pool therapy
  • Patient and family education
  • Articulation improvement
  • Aphasia/language therapy
  • Cognitive retraining for memory, attention, organizing and planning
  • Computer-aided speech or other non-vocal communication
  • Swallowing therapy
  • Voice therapy
  • Therapy for stuttering
  • Therapy for fluency

Physical Therapy

Physical therapy is skilled treatment that helps individuals restore, maintain and promote optimal physical function, wellness, fitness and quality of life as it relates to movement and health. Physical therapists analyze and manage movement dysfunction and enhance physical performance and functional ability. They use interventions and instruct individuals in methods to prevent the onset of symptoms, the progression of impairments, the decrease in functional limitations and any disabilities that may result from diseases, disorders, conditions or injuries.

Specialized Physical Therapies

Physical therapists at Enloe’s Outpatient Therapy Services offer Orthopedic Rehabilitation & Manual Therapy as well as a great variety of specialized therapies, including:

Aquatic/Pool Therapy | Balance & Vestibular Therapy | CranioSacral Therapy | Driving Rehabilitation | Geriatric Therapy | Joint Replacement Therapy | Men’s Health | Pediatric Therapy | Pre-Operative & Post-Operative Therapy | Spine Care | Sports Rehabilitation & Injury Prevention | Vision Therapy | Women’s Health | Workers’ Compensation – Safe Return to Work

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy is skilled treatment that helps individuals achieve independence in all facets of their lives. It gives people the "skills for the job of living" necessary for independent and satisfying lives. Occupational Therapists design and customize treatment programs to improve individuals' ability to perform the activities needed to function throughout their day.

Occupational therapists help people of all ages with physical, developmental, social or emotional problems lead meaningful, productive and rewarding lives. These activities that are important and meaningful are called occupations and can include:

Self-care Tasks

These are tasks of daily living. They can include dressing, grooming, toileting, showering, and the balance/mobility necessary to complete these tasks. Additional tasks include cooking, cleaning, taking care of your home, working, and taking care of others/children. 

Independent Living

Occupational Therapists (OTs) help their clients work on the skills that are necessary to live an independent and fulfilling life. OTs can assess and develop strategies to increase independence for tasks such as cooking, yard work, financial management, and returning to work. We create solutions to help make your goals more achievable by adapting the task or the environment.

Specialized Occupational Therapies

Aquatic Therapy | Driving Rehabilitation | Hand Therapy | Pediatric Therapy | Vision Therapy

Speech Therapy

Speech therapy is a skilled treatment that assists people in regaining or improving their ability to communicate, swallow, and function safely and independently in their own environment. Speech therapists are licensed in the evaluation of articulation, language, stuttering, voice, cognition and swallowing disorders. They also provide retraining in cognition and language – the ability to understand and follow directions, to convey ideas and to understand the information we receive in writing and verbally from others.The speech therapists at Enloe Outpatient Therapy offer a range of services for individuals from pediatrics to geriatrics. They evaluate and treat for a range of conditions, including:

Speech and Swallowing Conditions

  • Voice disorders
  • Articulation disorders
  • Stuttering/fluency
  • Swallowing disorders (dysphagia)

Neurological Conditions

  • Stroke
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Neuromuscular speech disorders resulting from conditions including Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s Disease and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s Disease)

Pediatrics

  • Speech and language disorders

Enloe Outpatient Therapy Services

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