Occupational Therapy (OT) provides children and young people with the ability to be an active participant in their own lives.
What can OT’s help with?
Our occupational therapists are specialised and trained in assisting young people in the following areas:
Fine Motor Development
Gross Motor Skills - balance, strength, hand-eye coordination
Cognitive skills- functional memory, organisation, planning
Participation in Daily Routines
Independence with Self-Care
Personal Safety Skills
Meal Planing, Grocery Shopping & Meal Preparation
Life/ Employability Skills- leaving school, working toward finding a job & maintaining employment
Where Can I Learn these Skills?
Our team of OT’s are flexible. We mare happy to provide support wherever your goals are located! Some places we can provide support include:
In your Home
In the community
At your workplace!
Our OT’s are qualified to administer the following assessments:
Royal Children’s Hospital Handwriting Assessment
Informal Observational Checklist