Legs and Walking Program

First Steps

Designed for patients with the goal of being able to do their first steps again

Functional Walking

Designed for patients who are able to do some steps but want to integrate walking in their daily live

Advanced Walking

Designed for patients who are able to walk with minimum assistance but want to become independent walkers

Initial Assessments

  • Balance(static and dynamic)
  • Strength
  • Range of motion
  • Trunk control
  • Muscle activity
  • Gait and gait adaptability

Program Goals based on initial assessment

  • Dual task training
  • Dynamic balance
  • Endurance
  • Gait adaptability
  • Gait pattern
  • Gait symmetry
  • Increase vascularization
  • Muscle activation
  • Reduce muscle tone or spasticity
  • Static balance
  • Strength training
  • Transfer to overground training
  • Trunk control and stability