Truly a very impressive group of professionals. I will never hesitate to refer people here! - Janet
About St. Lawrence
For over 40 years, physical rehabilitation has been our specialty. As a 166-bed, fully accredited, private, not-for-profit, physical rehabilitation hospital, we offer a wide range of rehabilitation services and programs on both an inpatient and outpatient basis. Therapies include physical and occupational therapy, speech therapy, therapeutic recreation, and social and psychological services. We also offer Brain Injury Rehabilitation, Dysphagia Therapy, Driver and Vestibular Rehabilitation, Wheelchair Seating Clinic and Prosthetics and Orthotics. The center has a state-of-the-art Outpatient Health Center, which includes private examination and treatment rooms, lounge and splinting area, a spacious gym and on-site apartment for Activities of Daily Living. Patients and their families benefit from a team approach to rehabilitation which helps the patient attain positive outcomes and maximizes his or her independence.
Carrie Monagle, OTR, CDRS, Coordinator of the Driver Rehabilitation program and Kevin McGuigan, M.D., Medical Director at St.Lawrence, presented at the Capital Institute for Neurosciences’ 5th Annual Conference in Atlantic City on April 18, 2013. Their presentation was “Addressing Driving Issues in the Neurologically Impaired Patient.”
The dedication of the Gloria S. Teti Garden of Reflection took place on April 14, 2013. Individuals and companies who contributed to the garden by dedicating a brick or a bench were recognized. Mrs. Teti and St.Lawrence Rehabilitation Center received proclamations from the Board of Chosen Freeholders of Mercer County commemorating the garden. If you would like to “Name a Brick”, please click, http://www.slrc.org/foundation/garden/
Did you know?St. Lawrence Rehabilitation Center is hosting a new support group for amputees and their caregivers. The group will meet first Tuesday of each month, beginning on Tuesday, May 7th, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., in the cafeteria of St. Lawrence. Physical therapists from St. Lawrence will be at the meeting to facilitate.The meeting is for amputees at all stages of experience and their caregivers. Professionals who regularly work with amputees are also welcome to sit-in.The support group seeks to provide an opportunity for amputees to learn about recovery after limb loss and to network among peers. Everyone will be given an opportunity to contribute their ideas or make announcements that would be useful to the amputee community.
For more information, please contact Debbie Miktus at St. Lawrence Rehabilitation Center, 609 896-9500, ext. 2303 or firstname.lastname@example.org
SLRC is located at 2381 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville NJ 08648 For directions - http://www.slrc.org/contact/directions/
Did you know 34 million Americans are at risk for osteoporosis? St. Lawrence invites older men & women in our community to participate in Project Healthy Bones, a 24 week osteoporosis exercise & education program starting on 4/2. Along with improving strength & balance, the program also offers education on nutrition, drug therapy & more. Participation only costs $25, so sign up today by calling 609-896-9500, ext. 2408.
St. Lawrence is offering specialized treatment for individuals with Parkinson’s Disease. We have physical and occupational therapists who have received certification in the Lee Silverman Voice Treatment, an innovative and effective treatment for the speech communication (LSVT® LOUD™) and physical/occupational therapy (LSVT® BIG™) needs of individuals with Parkinson’s Disease as well as aging and other conditions including stroke, multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, and Down syndrome. For more information, please call 609-896-2515.