Caterham Dene Therapy Team

Our Therapy Team consists of occupational therapists and physiotherapists who offer a variety of treatments to aid your rehabilitation.

During your stay with us you will be assessed by one of the team which will allow us to work alongside you to aid your timely discharge and help to get you back to your previous level of function.

Physiotherapy Services

You will receive an initial assessment which helps us to get to know you and assess your level of function. We will work with you to achieve mutually agreed goals, to enable us to rehabilitate you prior to your discharge. Your rehabilitation programme may include:

  • Provision of mobility aids
  • Exercises
  • Stair assessment
  • Mobility practice
  • Transfer practice

Occupational Therapy Services

You will receive an initial assessment which helps us to get to know you and assess your therapeutic and discharge needs. According to your needs you may receive the following if it is appropriate for your rehabilitation and discharge:

  • Transfer practice
  • Wash and dress assessment
  • Kitchen assessment
  • Home heights form - which will give us the information required to assess your equipment needs at home
  • Advice on which equipment to buy
  • Support with discharge; which may include assessing your home environment and advice regarding appropriate equipment and aids

N.B. If you are considering buying large equipment, please speak to the occupational therapist who can advise you on what to purchase.