Michele Harrison, Rocky Mountain MS Center Hydrotherapy Coordinator
Julie Hines, Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist
This unique water exercise program offers individuals of all ability levels a variety of exercise opportunities, including adapted swimming, deep and shallow water aerobic exercise, balance and flexibility, and training options.
Individual Hydrotherapy Programs
Individual hydrotherapy sessions are facilitated by a licensed Physical Therapist with specialized certification and training. This one-to-one program may include shallow and deep-water exercise and water walking. Watsu, Halliwick, and Jahara therapy techniques may also be utilized. This service is scheduled individually and billed through insurance or paid for privately.
Community Hydrotherapy Programs*
Two-hour hydrotherapy sessions are offered weekly. Shallow-water and deep-water exercise, water walking and adaptive aquatics are offered. A social gathering with refreshments follows each session. The cost for the Community Hydrotherapy Program is $35 per calendar year.
MS Hydrotherapy at Meyers
The class will utilize both deep and shallow water exercise techniques, and
HOURS AND FEES:
At the Englewood pool location, Ai Chi (water-based Tai Chi) and shallow/deep water strengthening and endurance classes are offered on Mondays and Thursdays from 3:00 to 4:00 pm. The cost for the 10-week session is $125.00.
Deep Water and Shallow Water MS Exercise Classes are offered in ongoing sessions and require an additional fee. These classes are held at:
*Please call Michele Harrison for pool closures during the holiday season.