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How might my functioning improve from occupational therapy for MS?

Your occupational therapy will include purposeful (or goal-directed) activities designed to create, restore, improve, and/or maintain your skills and abilities. Purposeful activities can enhance function in various areas including, but not limited to:
  • Strength
  • Proprioception (the sense of your body in space)
  • Endurance
  • Motor Planning
  • Motor Skills
  • Sensory Integration
  • Coordination
  • Cognition
  • Sensation
  • Visual Impairment / Low Vision
  • Range of Motion
  • Visual Perceptual Skills
  • Balance

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