Teenage & Young Adult Rehabilitation Services - Palatine Treatment Centre

The physiotherapist provides individualised physiotherapy programmes as well as a number of group supported activities and classes, which include:

Drop-in Gym sessions –

  • Every Wednesday 10.30-12.30: Available to all inpatients/outpatients
  • Held in the new, well equipped private gym area on the palatine treatment centre floor 2

Ward activities:

  • Table tennis
  • Wii games etc.

Avascular Necrosis (AVN) Support group – Every 2 months – Jointly run by physiotherapy and occupational therapy. 

The occupational therapist provides holistic support to address both physical and emotional difficulties during a cancer diagnosis.  This includes providing equipment/adaptations to increase independence with activities, one-to-one support to address psychological issues such as anxiety management, confidence building, and anger management, and groups such as:

  • Body Image Support Group-

Every second Wednesday of the month 13.30- 15.00 followed by Look Good Feel Better

  • Weekly baking group: Patient access to engage in meal preparation in the occupational therapy kitchen.

Last updated: September 2019