Head Injury Therapy Unit (HITU)
Brain injury rehabilitation services for the community.
The Head Injury Therapy Unit is a professional rehabilitation outpatient service for people who have sustained a brain injury.
The Physiotherapy Team at HITU consists of 2 Physiotherapists. Their role involves assessing clients assessment.
Each patient is assessed as part of their overall assessment. Measurable goals are then planned in conjunction with the client and the interdisciplinary team
Speech & Language Therapists focus on minimising the impact of functional communication and swallowing difficulties one might experience following a brain injury.
The neuropsychologist will often assess thinking (cognitive) abilities.
Our HITU Rehabilitation Support Worker works across all disciplines with various members of the HITU team.