Stroke Awareness Month -- B.E. F.A.S.T.

After Stroke — Who can help with your goals?

Medical Professionals who can help with your goals After Stroke

Your Physical Therapist (PT) will work on your goal to:

  • Improve movement and strength
  • Restore function and mobility after effect from a stroke

PT’s use exercise, manual therapy, and education.

 

Your Occupational Therapist (OT) will work on your goal to:

  • Increase independence and safety to help stroke survivors participate in activities they enjoy.

 

Your Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) will work on your goal to:

  • Improve the ability to communicate, articulate, swallow and produce speech.