SPINAL CORD INJURY
Spinal Cord Injury rehabilitation services through Ability KC’s day program focuses on the delivery of a comprehensive, highly integrated and intensive outpatient program of physical, occupational and speech therapies in addition to specialty services to address each individuals needs.
Ability KC offers value added services for individuals and families including nursing, case management, social work, psychological services, recreation therapy and education services. Ability KC therapists are trained with Interactive Metronome, EKSO Exoskeleton System, Vital Stimulation, Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) Cycles for upper and lower extremities. Many Ability KC therapists are also certified in the use of these pieces of rehabilitation equipment.
Through the intensive outpatient therapy services offered at Ability KC, therapists work with children, adolescents and adults who have had a spinal cord injury to achieve their greatest abilities at home, work, school and in the community. Day program services include: