Areas covered in brain rehabilitation programs

  • Self-care skills, including activities of daily living (ADLs)

    Feeding, grooming, bathing, dressing, toileting, and sexual functioning

  • Physical care

    Nutritional needs, medications, and skin care

  • Mobility skills

    Walking, transfers, and self-propelling a wheelchair

  • Communication skills

    Speech, writing, and alternative methods of communication

  • Cognitive skills

    Memory, concentration, judgment, problem solving, and organizational skills

  • Socialization skills

    Interacting with others at home and within the community

  • Vocational training

    Work-related skills

  • Pain management

    Medications and alternative methods of managing pain

  • Psychological testing and counseling

    Identifying problems and solutions with thinking, behavioral, and emotional issues

  • Family support

    Assistance with adapting to lifestyle changes, financial concerns, and discharge planning

  • Education

    Patient and family education and training about brain injury, safety issues, home care needs, and adaptive techniques

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

Outpatient Neurologic Rehabilitation Program

We improve daily life functioning for neurologically impaired patients through outpatient services such as physical therapy and speech-language retraining.

See one of our therapists at the Outpatient Neurologic Rehabilitation Program to learn about your treatment options.

Stanford Neuroscience Health Center
213 Quarry Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304
Phone: 650-725-5106
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