Starting in September | Modified intensive therapy sessions to coincide with school schedules

Therapy

Achieve Health & Wellness specializes in TheraSuit Method for serving clients with:

  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Post stroke (CVA)
  • Developmental delays
  • Ataxia

  • Athetosis
  • Hypertonia
  • Hypotonia
  • Other neurological disorders and syndromes (Spina Bifida, Down Syndrome)

The TheraSuit Method

TheraSuit used as a tool to assist with stabilization and facilitation for clients. The key element of the TheraSuit method is the strengthening program that is developed for each patient based on his/her individual needs.

We address stretching, strengthening, sensorimotor, balance, coordination and functional mobility during every session.

Typical Duration = 3 weeks

  • Frequency = 5 days/week, 3 hours each day
  • One-on-one treatment with a licensed AND TheraSuit certified therapist
  • HIGHLY individualized exercise program

Developed by Richard and Izabela Koscielny in 2002, TheraSuit is the only device of its kind used in the United States that is registered with the FDA. TheraSuit is exclusively manufactured and distributed by TheraSuit LLC, and is only sold to individuals who have successfully completed certification.

Benefits of the TheraSuit Method

  • Provides deep proprioceptive input through compression and improved body awareness
  • Re-trains/re-starts Central Nervous System
  • Provides external activation of muscles for stabilization
  • Normalizes muscle tone:
    • Restores Center of Gravity
    • Reduces hypertonicity
    • Influences vestibular system
    • Activates postural muscles
  • Changes Biomechanical alignment
  • Provides dynamic correction
  • Corrects gait pattern
  • Improves balance and coordination
  • Influences uncontrolled movements in ataxia, athetosis and dystonia
  • Improves body and spatial awareness
  • Supports head and trunk control
  • Improves bone density through dynamic activation of muscles
  • Provides tactile information