Caregiving for Individuals with Chronic Illness or Injury
Intensive Cross Cutting Lightning Round
There are family member-related barriers and facilitators to achieving optional rehabilitation outcome among stroke survivors with spatial neglect. We will present a qualitative study in which physical and occupational therapists participated through focus groups, and discuss how family involvement in inpatient rehabilitation may facilitate or impede delivery of treatment. We will also discuss how we may reduce the barriers and help family members engage in rehabilitation effectively.