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Rehabilitation Therapies

  • By: Hans C. Dreyer & Blake B. Rasmussen
  • In: Encyclopedia of Health & Aging
  • Edited by: Kyriakos S. Markides
  • Subject:Health Care & Aging, Health Psychology

Rehabilitation constitutes the act or process of therapeutic intervention that restores or redevelops the sensory, physical, and/or cognitive capacities of the individual. Alternatively, in cases where full recovery is not possible, rehabilitation involves maximizing functional ...

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