Occupational Therapy

What is Occupational Therapy?

Our team of licensed occupational therapists (OTs) and certified occupational therapy assistants (COTAs) are experts in addressing underlying social-emotional, physical, sensory, developmental, and behavioral challenges that may be impacting a child’s occupational engagement. Our OTs and COTAs provide evaluation, consultation, and intervention in the following areas:

 

  • Play development

  • Social engagement

  • Fine motor and handwriting skills

  • Visual motor skills

  • Sensory processing

  • Self-regulation

  • Motor planning

  • Self-care and personal hygiene

  • Community involvement

  • Mealtime participation

  • Executive functioning

  • Adaptive equipment needs

Depending on the child’s needs, our therapists may use a variety of treatment methods within their therapy sessions. Specialized treatments include:

  • Handwriting Without Tears
  • Zones of Regulation
  • Alert Program: How Does Your Engine Run?
  • Sequential Oral Sequencing
  • Infant Massage
  • Aquatic Therapy
  • Interactive Metronome
  • Constraint Induced Movement Therapy
  • Masgutova Neurosensorimotor Reflex Integration
  • Intensive Therapy Program and Therasuit