Research continues to advocate for the plasticity of our brains, that brain structure can be altered in response to physiotherapy.
Many stroke patients of ours have trouble with reaching and grasping objects with their more affected hemiplegic arm.
Mental imagery has received much attention in the scientific literature because it’s been shown to be helpful in neurological and pain rehabilitation.
Few of us stop to understand fully what is involved in walking, an activity we often take for granted, until something goes wrong. In people with a neurological condition, returning to normal walking can be a challenging task.
I began to do a bit of research of my own into the idea of music therapy for people with neurological conditions.