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
- 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.