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What is Occupational Therapy?

  • Skilled treatment that helps individuals achieve independence in all facets of their lives
  • Assists people in developing the “skills for the job of living” necessary for independent and satisfying lives such as dressing, grooming
  • Fine motor development, small object manipulation, handwriting, grasping, (Hand Function)
  • Sensory Integration issues such as response to sensory stimuli, body in space orientation, learning behavior, ability to interact with others, motor planning.
  • Treatment of fingers, hands, shoulders.

Services typically include:

  • Customized treatment programs to improve one’s ability to perform daily activities
  • Comprehensive home and job site evaluations with adaptation recommendations
  • Adaptive equipment recommendations and usage training
  • Education to patient, family and caregivers.