Occupational Therapy

WNYT NewsChannel 13: Forum 13: Age in Place

August 23, 2018

Lynda Shrager, OTR, MSW, CAPS, an occupational therapist with the Eddy Visiting Nurse and Rehab Association, appeared on WNYT's Forum 13 to discuss her book, "Age in Place: A Guide to Modifying, Organizing, and Decluttering Mom and Dad's House." [...]

SPHP Occupational Therapist’s New Book Featured in New York Times

May 30, 2018

A new book by SPHP occupational therapist, Lynda Shrager, has been featured in the New York Times. The book, "Age in Place: A Guide to Modifying, Organizing, and Decluttering Mom and Dad's Home," is a comprehensive guide designed to help make seniors' homes safer and easier to navigate. [...]

Times Union: Paramobile Wheelchair Gets Golfers Back in the Game

August 24, 2017

The Times Union published an article about Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital's adaptive golf clinic held yesterday at Stadium Golf Club in Schenectady. At the clinic, Sunnyview used its new Paramobile – a specially designed wheelchair that allows users to stand securely and swing a golf club. [...]

LiveSmart: Take Care When Tackling Spring Gardening, Yardwork

April 1, 2015

Spring has finally sprung! The snow piles are (mostly) gone, the days are getting warmer, and flower beds and lawns are soon going to need some attention. Just remember green thumbs deserve TLC, too – so observe a little caution to keep this activity relaxing and enjoyable! [...]