Adult Services

Therapeutic Treatment

Healing Touch Physiotherapy specialises in adults with neurological conditions and vestibular conditions related dizziness and balance disorders. With the growing demand of this highly specialist area of expertise, we have extended our practice covering a large geographical area to include Leeds, Manchester, York and South Yorkshire areas.

Therapeutic treatment is focused to restore client’s movement, train and help develop typical movement patterns and confidence and promote independence. Our service offers high standard evidence based friendly and professional advice, helping our clients through the positive steps of rehabilitation.

Our rehabilitation approach focuses on

  • Initial assessment report with recommendations and prescription.
  • Ongoing targeted goal centred brain injury treatment to maximise our client’s potential.
  • Management of tone, spasticity, atypical movement patterns and developing postural awareness.
  • Assessment and treatment plan using hydrotherapy if appropriate for client.
  • Assessment and treatment using rebound (trampoline) therapy if appropriate for client.
  • Equipment review and ongoing training
  • Assist with community based rehabilitation that takes place at leisure/ sports centres/ gym and hydrotherapy pool to help our client develop confidence to socialise, integrate and engage within the community based set up.
  • Assist in vocational activities, community based leisure and sports activities.

We are instructed by case managers, solicitors, clients, GPs and consultants

Our Treatment Approach

  • Treatment to work on balance, coordination, postural awareness and typical movement patterns.
  • Bobath and Neurodevelopmental therapy
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation.
  • Promoting independence using advanced neurorehabilitation equipment.
  • Work on functional activities helping our clients integrate well at school, college and in the community.
  • Work closely with schools and educational institutions to formulate goal centered advice and intervention.
  • Vocational rehabilitation, helping our clients get back to daily living activities use of gym swimming, sports.
  • Strategically help and advice our clients on plan, structure, routine and train carers/ family on routine activities.

The conditions we treat

  • Recent strokes less than 6 months
  • Long term strokes
  • Acquired brain injury
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Vestibular disorders- dizziness and balance problems
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Brachial plexus injuries
  • Congenital disorders
  • Childhood disabilities
  • Birth injuries
  • Peripheral neuropathies
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Other long term neurological conditions

We are committed to offer you high standard evidence based service that will not only bring about favourable results but will also help our client to develop and progress irrespective of the age of their injury. We believe that every individual has a potential to achieve if targeted with goal centred approach whether it is recent injury or a long term case. For any advice or to talk to a neurological physiotherapist, get in touch with the team, we are here to help you!