Has your child been referred to an occupational therapist by your family physician or a professional at their school? Getting physical therapy for your child might be overwhelming, so we’ve put together a list of frequently asked questions about occupational therapists:
FAQs on Occupational Therapists
- What exactly is occupational therapy?
You might assume that an occupational therapist focuses on helping people do their jobs, since the word “occupation” refers to doing a job. In some ways, this is true. Occupational therapists are focused on helping their patients succeed in the job of living life. This includes addressing a wide range of disabilities that impair a child from living productive lives. Children with delayed fine motor skills,