Tanya Currie OT

Paediatric Occupational Therapy

 

Occupational Therapy services are available for children and adolescents, aged 2-18 years old.

 

Mobile services and interventions available:

  • Comprehensive assessment
  • Screening
  • Individual therapy sessions
  • Home visits
  • Education setting visits
  • Home programs

Occupational Therapists are able to work with children experiencing difficulties in their daily occupations of school/ kindergarten, self care and play. Occupational Therapists use fun and engaging activities to assist a child’s skill development to enhance their participation at home, in their educational setting and in the community.

 

Focus areas for intervention:

  • Fine motor skills
  • Handwriting skills
  • Gross motor skills
  • Visual motor and visual perceptual skills
  • Emotional regulation
  • Attention and concentration
  • Sensory processing
  • Behaviour support
  • Activities of daily living (e.g. toileting, dressing)
  • Play skills