Occupational Therapy

What is Occupational Therapy?

Occupational therapy provides support to people of all ages to help them achieve independence with those activities of daily living that are most important to them.

What does an Occupational Therapist do?

Occupational Therapists, or “OTs” help children and adults by:

  • developing strategies to help with a disability or mental health issues
  • assist with activities of daily living such as dressing, toileting, and handwriting
  • help improve confidence in social situations
  • work with children who have learning difficulties or trouble concentrating
  • assess for suitability to live independently