Neurological Rehabilitation Center Friedehorst

Bremen, Germany

Department of Pediatric Neurological Rehabilitation

Rene Kakos

Dr. med.

Rene Kakos

Specialized in: neurology, neurorehabilitation

The clinic treats children, adolescents and adults who suffer from motor dysfunctions, language, speech and voice disorders, neuropsychological disorders, seizures, learning disabilities, particular susceptibility and dependence on the environment, social and work behavior disorders, and need particularly extensive interdisciplinary diagnostic and therapeutic services within the medical and school or vocational rehabilitation.

For each patient undergoing rehabilitation, an individual schedule depending on the load and disorder pattern is created.

Along with the existing main treatment areas, social and educational activities are also important. Interdisciplinary team have regular meetings every 4 to 6 weeks. At these meetings, they describe the treatment progress of the patients undergoing rehabilitation. Therapists, under supervision of a doctor or social worker, jointly determine the follow-up activities and therapeutic targets.

About hospital

Nearly 150 employees take care of optimal support of the patients undergoing rehabilitation, care for them and monitor that they took the prescribed medications regularly. Services are aimed at children, teenagers and adults suffering from physical or mental limitations, obtained as a result of illness or accident, and requiring intensive and complex treatment methods, so that they could participate in the social, academic and professional life as independently as possible.

For each patient undergoing rehabilitation, an interdisciplinary team creates an individualized plan corresponding to a particular therapeutic profile, which involves all therapeutic professional groups, i.e. doctors, psychologists, nurses, social workers, social teachers, physical therapists, speech therapists, occupational therapists, neurological teacher and professional therapists.

Accommodation in hospital

Patients rooms

The kid rooms have everything needed for a comfortable stay. The kid bathroom includes both a toilet and a shower. All rooms offer functional beds with orthopaedic mattresses ensuring unsurpassed support for overall body during sleep. There are bedside stands with pull-out tables, lockers and safe boxes in each room. It is also possible to access the Internet from a PC, smartphone or tablet so that kids always keep in touch with their parents and other family members. There is also a TV in each room.
You can opt for a single or a double room. An accompanying person may stay with the kid in the room. A double room is shared with another patient.
The enhanced comfort rooms are equipped with a safety box, a fridge and upholstered furniture.

Meals and Menus

The patient and the accompanying person are offered a daily choice of three menus. If you are on a specific diet for any reason, you will be offered an individual menu. Please inform the medical staff about your dietary preferences prior to the treatment.

Further details

Standard rooms include:






Christian priests are available for the patients at any time. Representatives of other religions may be requested at any time.

Accompanying person

Your companion may stay with you in your room or at a hotel of your choice during the fixed program.


You may stay at the hotel during the outpatient program. Our employees will support you for selecting the best option.