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The ACH Therapy Team.
Therapy Services


Therapy Services for the entire family, pediatrics to geriatrics

We are experienced and licensed professionals who are dedicated to providing one on one quality care to get you back to living life to the fullest. Ask your Doctor for a referral today!

Meet our dedicated staff:

Speech Therapy
April Johnson, MEd, CCC-SLP
Gracie Byrd, MS, CCC-SLP

Physical Therapy
Tyler Roley, PT DPT, ACH Therapy Manager
Tina Wooten, PTA
Janet Mitchell, PT
Michael "Shane" Johnson, PTA
Ashley Carnley, PTA

Occupational Therapy
Natalie Jackson, OTR/L
Kelly Robbins, OTR/L

Front Office
Kari Ashcraft, Front Office Team
Brandi Bradley, Front Office Team

Occupational Therapy at Atmore Community Hospital for Pediatrics to Geriatrics

Occupational therapy is the only profession that helps people across the lifespan to do the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of daily activities (occupations). Occupational therapy practitioners enable people of all ages to live life to its fullest by helping them promote health, and prevent--or live better with--injury, illness, or disability.

Pediatric Occupational Therapy:
A comprehensive evaluation will be performed and client-centered treatment plans will be developed to help your child reach his or her potential. The therapist will work to prevent, develop, improve, sustain, or restore the child's abilities and skills that allow him or her to perform meaningful daily activities and routines. The therapist will collaborate with families and other medical professionals who work closely with your child to ensure a well-rounded team approach to client care. In addition to helping your child meet his or her fine motor, self-care, and handwriting milestones, the therapist can provide sensory integration therapy, feeding therapy, and visual-motor therapy.

Some common disorders include, but not limited to:
Autism and Related Disorders
Developmental Delay
Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD)
Cerebral Palsy
Visual Processing Disorders
High Risk Infants
Learning Disorders
Cognitive Impairment
Down Syndrome
Premature Infants
Spina-Bifida
Sensory Integrative Dysfunction
Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Perceptual and Visual Disorders
Feeding Disorders

Occupational Therapy (OT):
The OT will provide a comprehensive evaluation and establish a client-centered treatment plan for a patient to reach their highest potential. The OT will promote improvement in the patient’s skills and abilities that allow him or her to perform meaningful activities and routines. From self care activities to work related tasks, occupational therapy can implement therapeutic interventions to help get the patient back to independent performance.

Services provided:
Training on adaptive equipment or adaptive techniques
Range of Motion and Strengthening Exercises
Coordination and Sensory training
Scar Management
Edema Management
Pain Management
Soft Tissue and Joint Mobilization
Fitting of splints
Modalities, such as: ultrasound, fluidotherapy, and electrical stimulation


Common injuries and conditions treated include:
Fractures
Tendon and nerve repair
Carpal Tunnel syndrome
Rotator Cuff Repair
Joint Replacement
Stoke
Lymphedema


Speech Therapy at Atmore Community Hospital for Pediatrics to Geriatrics

Speech-language pathologists (SLPs) work to prevent, assess, diagnose, and treat speech, language, social communication, cognitive-communication, and swallowing disorders in children and adults. Speech therapy can assist with articulation disorders, communication challenges, swallowing disorders, and language disorders. Speech Therapy will aide in the development of receptive and expressive language, articulation and social skills. The Speech Therapist will work with the patient to promote the ability to understand and express needs and wants. The highest level of individualized speech, swallowing, language and social communication services, including diagnostic and therapeutic services are provided here at Atmore Community Hospital. Working closely with patients and families, the Speech Therapist is able to provide a complete range of interventions to help patients overcome speech, language, developmental and neurological disorders.

Some common conditions and services that are provided include:
Swallow disorders/dysphagia
Language disorders
Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)
Genetic disorders
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
Stroke
Articulation and phonological disorders
Hearing impairment
Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Traumatic Brain Injury
Aphasia
Voice Disorders

Physical Therapy at Atmore Community Hospital for Pediatrics to Geriatrics

Physical therapists are movement experts! Whether you’re pediatric or geriatric or somewhere in between, our ultimate goal is to get you moving better. We treat a wide variety of impairments affecting the musculoskeletal and neurological systems from head to toe. We use interventions that are evidence based to provide diversified care to each patient, that is based off your presentation, not just you’re diagnosis. Whether it is difficulty walking, trouble using a joint i.e. (knee, shoulder, neck, back, ankle, or any other), or just having pain, we strive to provide you with the upmost care. Let us work with you in helping improve your quality of life today!

Some common injuries include, but are not limited to:
Vestibular rehab
Vertigo
Concussion

Orthopedic
Back pain
Shoulder pain
Gait disturbances
Plantar fasciitis
Joint replacements
Prehab prior to surgery
Arthritis
Bursitis
Tendonitis
Falls
Balance
Amputations
Core strengthening
Tarsal tunnel
MVA
whiplash

Neurological
MS
Parkinson's
Concussion
Stroke
Guillan Barre

Pain management

Pediatrics
Developmental delay
Cerebral Palsy
Autism
Down syndrome
Torticollis
Delayed Walking

Repetitive use syndromes

Sports Injuries

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