Slow Stream Rehabilitation

Suitable for people with a variety of neurological conditions including:
  • Stroke
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Gillian Barre Syndrome
  • Post-Polio Syndrome
Specialised evidenced based treatment modalities are used including:
  • Functional Electrical Stimulation
  • Walking harness
  • Casting and splinting
  • Biofeedback
  • Video gait analysis
The Team
  • You
  • Your family
  • Physiotherapist
  • Speech Pathologist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Case Managers
The Program

Many people due to pain or fatigue are not able to participate in intensive bursts of therapy. This program is customised to support you to work at a pace that suits you.

People continue to make improvements many years post stroke or traumatic brain injury our slow stream rehabilitation programs coupled with a home program and participation in daily activities ensures you continue to make gains in the areas that are important to you.

If you are living with a progressive neurological disease this program can assist you to manage the effects of the disease process and enable you to participate in life as fully as possible.

You can choose from weekly, fortnightly or monthly appointments with one or two therapists depending on your needs.

Therapy can be undertaken in your home or in one of our Rehab Gyms.

Specialised Equipment and Therapy Programs

Depending on your needs you will have the opportunity to engage in multiple forms of therapy throughout the duration of your program.

  • Physiotherapist
  • Weight Supported Treadmill – for gait retraining
  • Functional Movement Suspense Frame – for balance training
  • Functional electrical stimulation braces/splints – for foot drop and gait retraining
  • Saebo Hand System – dynamic splint for hand retraining
  • Mobile Upper Limb Support Frame – for shoulder retraining
  • Hand splints – resting and working splints
  • Casting
  • Cognitive Retraining Programs
  • Low Tech Augmentive Communication Systems
  • Aphasia Program
  • Wheelchair Assessments and Trial
  • As each program is individualised to meet your needs the cost will vary but a three month program with one therapy service per week in our Rehab Gym is $?