Functional Neurological Disorder (FND)

Engage VR Rehab have several staff that are very experienced in the management of FND. Our aim is to help you stay as active as possible, lessen the side effects of the disorder and assist you through to recovery

WHY SEE ENGAGE VR FOR MY REHABILITATION

Our multidisciplinary team conducts a thorough assessment to really understand your goals and specific areas of need.

We work with you to identify the high priority health, physical and functional areas that we can assist you with.

Our programs are tailored specifically to each individual, collaborating to create a structured plan to regain function and mobility, while managing pain and other symptoms. Programs are designed to be fun and practical, with an initial emphasis on natural movement patterns, pacing and calming strategies. We later introduce physically challenging activities to assist you to achieve your goals. As needed, our therapists will use a combination of active and passive strategies, and provide equipment recommendations.

The Physiotherapy team can assist with any physical concerns, joint aches, pains and strategies to assist with maintaining or improving mobility and flexibility. Specifically, we can provide neuroscience pain education, pacing schedules for fatigue management, muscular deactivation strategies and reintegrate normal movement patterns into your daily activity.

Our exercise physiolology team can assist with providing a suitable exercise program that manages fatigue, muscle weakness and improves your motivation to be active.

Our Occupational Therapy team can assist with equipment recommendations and strategies to enable you to complete your activities of daily living.

Our Speech Pathology team can assist with rehabilitation to improve swallowing issues, word finding difficulties and other speech related symptoms

FAQ

HOW DO I GET STARTED

Call us today to book an initial assessment. Alternatively, you can book a meet and greet to meet our team and look around the clinic.

DO I NEED A REFERRAL

Most clients do not need a referral unless you are claiming through Lifetime Care and Support, Medicare (EPC) or Workers Compensation.

WHAT COSTS ARE INVOLVED?

Costs vary depending on how you fund your rehabilitation, however, we accept and are approved for NDIS, Aged Care, GP (EPC), Lifetime Care and Support, Workcover, DVA, private health funds and self-referrals.

The Team

Administration Coordinator
Exercise Physiologist
Exercise Physiologist
Speech Pathologist
Physiotherapist
Exercise Physiologist
Occupational Therapist
Speech Pathologist
General Manager
Managing Director / Physiotherapist
Physiotherapist
Physiotherapist
PHYSIOTHERAPIST