Occupational therapy is a type of therapy that focuses on improving fine and gross motor skills as well as motor planning. It may also help children with self-control and sensory processing issues.

The treatment is adapted to the child’s specific needs. Before initiating therapy, an occupational therapist (OT) addresses a child’s strengths and challenges, as well as the tasks that the child deals with. Following that, the OT will develop an activity schedule for the child to follow. (Watch an occupational therapist show an OT assessment method.

Occupational therapists may focus on a variety of tasks and skills, including the…

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