Occupational therapists are trained to modify or change treatments used to help individuals achieve the highest level of functional independence with daily activities. Some of the areas addressed include self-care skills, sensory processing, emotional regulation, toileting, social interactions and play skills. Occupational therapists at Cornerstone will utilize the latest evidence-based treatment techniques to engage individuals and families which promotes independence in all areas of occupation.
Benefits of OT:
Occupational therapist work with children with fine motor delays, visual motor skills, self-care difficulties, visual perceptual challenges, sensory processing and integration, and difficulty focusing and attending to various structured ask
Children with Autism
Sensory processing disorders
Motor planning Disorders
Children with ADHD/ other Intellectual disability
Children with Asperger’s Syndrome
Types of Assessments:
Bruininks- Oseretsky Test of Motor Proficiency, Second Edition (BOT 2)
Tests a variety of of motor skill using goal directed activities with individuals 4-21.
Berry VMI- Buktenica Developmental Test of Visual-Motor Integration (Berry VMI)
Helps to identify children with visual motor-motor integration difficulties.
Adolescent / Adult Sensory Profile- Promotes self-evaluation of behavioral responses to everyday sensory experiences
Sensory Profile 2- Evaluation of behavioral responses to everyday sensory experiences
OT services will assist children with the following:
Various Neurological Impairments resulting in delay of skill development
Fine motor coordination difficulties
Visual Perceptual delays
Sensory Integrative Dysfunction
Difficulty with attending to task
Are you looking for ABA services for your child in the comfort of your home? Are you looking for less stress in your life? Cornerstones Autism Services can help.