Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy is a health profession that utilizes the application of purposeful, goal directed intervention in the assessment and treatment of children with disabilities to facilitate engagement in occupation that supports participation in life.  Below are just a few areas that occupational therapists evaluate and provide intervention:

Small Object Manipulation

Sensory-Motor Processing Skills

Perceptual Skills

Oral-Motor Skills

Academics Related to Neurological Motor Struggles

Activities of Daily Living Skills (e.g. clothing management for toileting, washing hands, feeding self, etc.)

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy is a health profession whose primary purpose is the promotion of optimal human health and function through application of scientific principles to prevent, identify, assess, correct or alleviate acute or prolonged movement dysfunction. Below are just a few areas that physical therapists evaluate and provide intervention:

Gross Motor Coordination

Mobility in the Home and Community

Adaptive Equipment Needs

Pediatric Orthopedic Deficits

Adolescent Sport Related Injuries

Speech Language Pathology

Speech Language Pathology is a health profession that provides comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services to help improve an individual’s ability to communicate.  Below are just a few areas that speech language pathologists evaluate and provide intervention:

Speech/Articulation Skills

Language Skills

Oral-Motor Skills

Swallowing Skills

Cognitive or Thinking Skills

Social Skills