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Occupational Therapy

What role do occupational therapists play in the school setting?

  • Assess and determine students’ needs
  • Assist in IEP process
  • Collaborate with educational team
  • Provide services based on student needs; in the areas of fine motor, visual perceptual, motor coordination, functional written communication, sensory processing skills
  • Skilled observations of students to determine modifications and/or strategies
  • Train and assist staff to implement strategies and techniques for improved functional independence
  • Develop adaptations and modifications for students in the educational environment
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