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Occupational Therapist helps learners to participate fully in activities of normal everyday life.  We work with the learner to develop, improve or restore his/her ability and function.  We are trained in selecting & administering specific activities and interventions to promote the development of individual skills for self-care, play and learning.

What are some of the things Occupational Therapist work on?
Hand Eye co-ordination
Fine and gross motor skills
Balance and co-ordination
Body awareness
Sensory processing and integration
Attention Deficit Disorders
Development delays
Self care activities
Visual perception delays
Cognitive skills
Neuroligcal impairments
Autism and Asberger's Syndrome

How can Occupational Therapist help the learner?
The OT will evaulate the learner using learner observations, interviews with the parent and standardized assessment tools.  These evaluations will indicate in which areas of functioning and development the learner experiencing difficulties in.  After evaluation, we will provide recommendations specific to the learner.  we will develop an individualized plan to help the learner develop, improve and integrate the areas of difficulties thereby enabling the learner to function at his/her maximum potential.

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