At Kendal~Crosslands Communities, we offer a full range of Rehabilitation services including Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech Therapy. Therapy departments are located at both our Kendal at Longwood and Crosslands campuses. We employ a team of experienced professionals dedicated to the health and wellness of those we serve.
We provide services to all our residents, in all stages of living (independent living, personal care, or skilled nursing) as well as to individuals from the larger community who come to our Health Centers for a short stay. Should you wish to inquire about a short-term rehabilitation stay with us, feel free to call us at (610) 388-1444.
Our Physical Therapists specialize in the preservation, enhancement, or restoration of movement and mobility. We strive to reduce and manage pain and improve physical function. Physical Therapists provide individualized and comprehensive exercise programs to help residents achieve long term functional benefits.
Our Occupational Therapists specialize in training residents to optimize their ability to perform activities of daily living. Occupational Therapists also perform home assessments, provide recommendations for improved safety, and train residents in the use of adaptive equipment as needed.
Speech-Language Pathologists specialize in the improvement of one’s cognition, speech articulation, and social communication as well as the treatment of swallowing dysfunction. Our Speech Therapists are LSVT (also known as LOUD) certified for the care of resident’s with neurological impairments.
Areas of Focus:
- Aquatics Therapy
- Joint Protection Management
- Balance Rehabilitation
- Cardiopulmonary Exercise/Education
- Cognitive Rehabilitation
- Power Scooter/Wheelchair Training
- Rehab After Joint Replacement
- Neurological Rehabilitation
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
- Pain Management
- Pre- and Post- Surgical Rehabilitation
- Sports-Related Injuries
- Swallowing Disorders
- Functional Adaptations For Low Vision
- Home Safety Assessment
- Home Modification Plan
- Adaptive Equipment Assessment
- Wellness Programming
Our Values – We Care
Our Therapists provide guidance, training, and education for family members and care givers to aid and support the people we serve. They assess resident’s area of need and develop individualized plans of care to facilitate achievement of each individual’s goals. Our philosophy is deeply rooted in our values – to work collaboratively with each resident and their healthcare team to achieve and maintain the highest level of function possible.