The aim of occupational therapy is to achieve independence, meaning and satisfaction in all aspects of a child’s life, activities of daily living (ADL). For a child with learning, sensory or motor challenges this may mean help with:
- Occupational Therapy home visit for a “sensory diet” specific to your child and his home environment
- Full battery of O.T. assessments necessary to diagnose challenges in reaching independence with Activities of Daily Living, including feeding, dressing, learning, memory, concentration, cooking, etc.
- Fine motor coordination for activities such as tying shoes or grasping a pencil to improve writing mechanics
- Typing and texting
- Therpaeutic Listening Program
- Oral sensory feeding program for picky eaters, nutritional challenges,and/or weaning from G-tube
- Sensory integration therapy to help regulate multiple forms of incoming sensory stimuli, or to improve specific auditory or visual processing skills