Occupational Therapists help individuals gain independence while also strengthening the development of fine motor skills, sensory motor skills, and visual motor skills needed to function and socialize.
Intervention can include focusing on areas related to:
Individuals may require occupational therapy when any
neurodevelopmental delays are present, not just those
with Autism. At the Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities, we treat children-to-young adults who
present with diagnoses including Down Syndrome,
Cerebral Palsy, ADHD, or even non-specific diagnoses
such as global developmental delay or sensory processing difficulties.
Our Occupational Therapy (OT) Department has been fully
staffed with three providers since July 22. At this time, the wait
for OT services is less than one month.
Judith "Paige" Smith