Aquatic Therapy

 

There is something pretty relaxing about water. Whether you are in it for exercise or recreation, water can do amazing things for the body.  Not only can it keep individuals healthy and trim, it can also be used as a benefitcial form of therapy.  Aquatic therapy refers to exercise programs performed in the water.  It is a very beneficial form of therapy and is used for a variety of medical conditions.

Who Can Benefit from Aquatic Therapy

 

 

Adapted from Patient Handout "Understanding Aquatic Therapy"  Advance for Physical Therapy & Rehab Medicine