Occupational therapy treatment focuses on helping people of all ages achieve independence in certain areas of their lives. It can provide positive, fun activities to improve cognitive, physical, and motor skills, enhance self-esteem as well as provide a sense of accomplishment.
An Occupational therapist can evaluate a child’s skills for play activities, school performance, sensory processing, and activities of daily living and compare them to what is developmentally appropriate for a certain age group.
Occupational Therapists Specializing in Pediatrics Address the Following:
Visual perception skills such as copying from an overhead, reading and finding objects in a busy environment
Help children learn basic tasks such as bathing, getting dressed, brushing their teeth and feeding themselves
Help children learn anger-management techniques and positive social skills
Develop, implement, educate and modify sensory integration strategies
Evaluate each child’s needs for specialized equipment, such as hand splints, sensory clothing and adaptive tools, bathing seats or dressing devices
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