A picture’s worth a thousand words

Photo by: Andrew Price, CTRS Clients and employees from Rainbow’s Farmington Hills Treatment Center recently ventured to the famous Hitsville U.S.A., home to the Motown Museum in Detroit for their weekly community outing. They learned about the humble beginnings of Motown Founder Barry Gordy and Motown Records. Hitsville U.S.A. is the nickname given to the…

Understanding Stages of Coma

Understanding Stages of Coma Three stages of coma Often lumped under the label of “Coma” are three stages of disordered consciousness. Disorders of Consciousness (DOC) are a set of disorders that effect a person’s ability to be awake. DOC includes coma, the vegetative state (VS) and the minimally conscious state (MCS). These disorders (see sidebar…

Aquatic Therapy

Aquatic Therapy What is aquatic therapy? Aquatic therapy entails the use of a pool environment to carry out physical rehabilitation programs. It could be thought of as an extension of physical therapy, occupational therapy and therapeutic recreation.  Aquatic therapy can be used to treat neurological conditions (e.g. acquired brain injury, spinal cord injury), musculoskeletal impairments…

Speech and Language Pathology

Speech and Language Pathology What is Speech and Language Pathology? A speech-language pathologist (SLP), also commonly known as a speech therapist, works with people of all ages, from infants to the elderly. They will work together with the other professionals within the rehabilitation and school setting to address your speech and language problems. Working with…

Home Care

Home Care We believe that providing the right treatment, at the right time, and in the right environment provides the greatest hope of recovery to individuals with serious injuries. And, if the right environment is at home or in the community, we are there to help. When choosing Rainbow, clients will have immediate access to…

Specialized Residential Programs

Specialized Residential Programs Rainbow’s Specialized Residential Programs offer a safe and supportive environment as individuals take critical steps toward independence. Our trained staff, located on-site or on call, provides support appropriate for each individual’s unique needs. The Specialized Residential Programs are located in Ann Arbor, Farmington Hills, Grand Blanc, and Garden City, MI. Rainbow offers…

After School & Saturday Program

After School & Saturday Take steps to boost academic and social success! Rainbow’s After School and Saturday Programs are designed to foster academic and social success in addition to advancing a child’s treatment goals. Created by pediatric rehabilitation specialists, the After School and Saturday Programs provide education and structure for children pre-school age through adolescence, all in…

In Your Home and Community

In Your  Home and Community Individuals with injuries that live in their own homes can call on Rainbow to provide ongoing individual therapies, nursing services, personal care and training in activities of daily living, such as meal preparation, shopping, money management and community access. These services help maintain the success achieved after leaving our residential…