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Giving Back

The team at Special Tree is proud to help support our local communities.  To help schools in the local community, Riverview Residential Program Manager Debbie Justice and client Adam dropped off two backpacks full of donated school supplies to Riverview School District’s Huntington Elementary and Seitz Middle School.  Debbie and Adam even ran into an old Ri

The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

By: Jessica Bahny
Activities Assistant, NeuroCare Center

Once a month, the Activities Team likes to do a larger outing with two or three clients. In honor of African American History Month, in February we decided to pay a visit to the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit.

A Memorable Day at The Museum

By: Jessica Bahny
NCC Activites Assistant

Knock, Knock... It's the Holidays!

By: Tonya Bryant, CBIS
Residential Manager
Webster Court

My Story

By Stephen McConnaughey, Outpatient Client

National Occupational Therapy Month

Every April, Occupational Therapists across the country take part in the month-long campaign to promote awareness of their important role in rehabilitation. OTs provide critical therapy services to our clients, helping them learn everyday life skills such as bathing and dressing, preparing meals, and managing home activities as independently as possible.

Activities Professionals Make a Difference

In honor of Activities Professionals week, Special Tree spotlights our Activities Team.

Activities Professionals Make a Difference
By: Jessica Bahny
Activities Assistant NCC

Out of the Chair and Into the Air

Earlier this month a group of clients from the Cottage and Webster Court ventured down to Tennessee for a trip filled with shopping, museums and sightseeing. Taken in by the beauty of the Smokey Mountains, clients Ed, Joe and Mark expressed interest in seeing things from a bird’s eye view. In the spirit of Living the Science of Caring, our staff inquired if it were possible to get the clients, two of whom were in wheelchairs, aboard for a helicopter tour ride.

The Divas

When you hear of a diva, it’s easy to envision a sassy fashionista who takes a liking to shopping, makeovers and the latest Hollywood gossip. This is true of some of the world’s most famous divas, and is also the case for Special Tree’s all women, client peer group. Appropriately named…. You guessed it, The Divas.

Finding Inspiration

By Dawn Vezzetti, CBIS
Residential Program Manager
Trevino Residence

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