Neuro-Physical Therapy is a therapy that concentrates on the nervous system of the body in order to address the problems and impairments brought about by neurological disorders. This therapy can be broadly classified into two; the neuro-behavioral therapy, which addresses the problems and disabilities resulting from neurological disorders and the neurological physical therapy which help to regain the normal functioning of the body after a neurological disorder has occurred.
There are numerous rehabilitation services and centers that provide these services. In the United States, there are many centers and rehabilitation services that offer this service. The first one is called NCCTS and the other are Neuro-Physical Therapy for the Disabled or NPTDS. There are other centers as well but they offer only limited service.
Some centers offer limited rehabilitation services. Some centers and rehabilitation services also have special rehabilitation programs that focus more on neurological physical therapy than other rehabilitation services. This type of rehabilitation service has a wide range of programs that deal with the nervous system and its dysfunction, brain injuries, brain cancer, and much more.
Most centers and rehabilitation services offer various rehabilitation services for people who experience traumatic brain injuries. For example, a person who experiences a brain injury due to a car accident can avail of a service that would help in rehabilitation of the damaged part of the brain so that the person can function normally once again.
Another service that is offered by a center or rehabilitation service is the Neuro-Behavioral therapy which deals with issues such as anxiety, phobias, compulsions, depression, bipolar disorder, post traumatic stress disorder, social phobia, OCD and many more. These problems are normally encountered by people who are suffering from various types of neurological problems such as stroke, traumatic brain injury, cerebral palsy, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis and many more.
Apart from these, centers and rehabilitation services also offer other services like occupational therapy, speech therapy, massaging, massage therapy and many more. They are usually very careful in evaluating a patient and the rehabilitation process. They keep in mind that not all patients need to undergo rehabilitation services in the same manner and hence, they make sure that the rehabilitation process is customized in accordance with the needs of the patients.
Many centers offer physical therapy at their centers and these physical therapy services include exercises, yoga, relaxation, biofeedback and meditation. It will help you in improving your posture and your flexibility. Physical therapy is also helpful in treating the patients suffering from neuro-muscular problems such as Parkinson’s disease, stroke and multiple sclerosis. This type of therapy is also offered by centers and rehabilitation services for children.
There are many benefits that come with these rehabilitation services. They are very cost effective and hence, the cost of the service is lesser than any other form of therapy. Apart from this, it is not a very lengthy therapy process and hence, it also does not require a long period of time to treat the patients. Therefore, it will be very beneficial for you in terms of cost and time.