What is Occupational Therapy?
Therapy that treats motor skills, emotions or behavior, and helping people fully engage in daily life. In addition our therapists work on sensory and primitive reflex integration.
Retained primitive reflexes can lead to developmental delays related to disorders like ADHD, sensory processing disorder, autism, and learning disabilities. The persistence of primitive reflexes contribute to issues such as coordination, balance, sensory perceptions, fine motor skills, sleep, immunity, energy levels, impulse control, concentration and all levels of social, emotional, and academic learning. Learn More
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How Can Occupational Therapy Help My Child?
Help with sounds, textures, eating, lights, handwriting attention and memory, and increasing desired behaviors.
How We Can Help Retained Reflexes
We assess skills with standardized and accepted testing and we quantify them by grade, age, or functional level. Our program then works to integrate sensory input and strengthen motor skills through the frequency and duration of activities that are designed to improve balance and stability and to increase muscle tone so a child can react more quickly.
Some of these exercises include:
Primitive reflex training
And so much more!
We have licensed Registered Occupational Therapists as well as Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants
It's more than just playing with slime, its playing a major role in how a child moves and functions in their minute to minute life. Whether they are having difficulty visually attending to an object or if they have reflexes that are present and should not be or should be present and are not this will greatly impact their every moment, action, and certainly their behavior.
Multidisciplinary Approach Focuses On:
• Skill Assessment
• Individualized Treatment plans
• Direct instruction to target langauge and academic skills
• Sensory processing regulation
• Data collection
• Motor planning
• Handwriting skills