Occupational Therapy (OT)
Occupational therapists at Driscoll Children’s Hospital are healthcare professionals who provide care to children from prematurity to age 21. Occupational Therapy helps children acquire and successfully perform activities of daily living in their environment.
Evaluation and treatment services include:
- Fine and gross motor skill development
- Functional play
- Activities of daily living (feeding, dressing, bathing)
- Sensory integration
- Perceptual skills training
- Visual motor skills training
- Serial casting/upper extremity orthotics
- Hand function
- Therapeutic listening
- Adaptive equipment needs
From May 2014 to May 2015, Rehabilitation Services provided care to 471 occupational therapy patients from a variety of backgrounds. Below, we’ve visualized selected demographics including patients’ home county, age and gender.