Category Archives: Therapy

Play is great therapy–a new playground thanks to doTERRA

When children come to receive treatment from the Now I Can Foundation, they are work very hard. Twenty hours of treatment each week takes a toll physically and mentally on a family. I am amazed at the drive the children have to push through it. Many who come to receive treatment at Now I Can stay at the Now I Can Cottage at a very low cost instead of at an expensive hotel. This allows...

“The Hard is What Makes it Great”–a guest blog by Nikki, Mom to Ben

I first heard about Now I Can from a news story done by KSL. (You can view it here: KSL Now I Can story). As with so many things involving Ben’s care, it was by luck and chance I even saw the story. My sister saw the teaser and called to tell me to DVR it. After watching it with my husband later that night, I said through tears, ”We have to go.” With a...

A Winning Combination-Intensive Therapy and Hard Work

What a difference intensive physical therapy can make! Instead of traditional physical therapy one or two days a week, the hard work put in during the 5 days a week of intensive therapy at Now I Can helps patients see great improvement! Just yesterday I was talking with a Mom about the changes we saw in our daughter after her first intensive session. Of course, 60 hours of consecutive therapy is going to produce some...