Occupational Therapy

Our Occupational Therapist (OT) works across the school with all staff to support learners’ academic learning, behaviour & independence skills. Specialist areas of provision include:

  • Sensory Assessment
  • Sensory Motor Programmes
  • Sensory Strategies
  • Functional Skills Assessment
  • Handwriting Programmes

The functional, sensory and regulatory needs of learners are reviewed throughout the academic year and support plans & interventions are implemented where required. Our Occupational Therapist is also a Sensory Integration Practitioner, a member of the British Association of Occupational Therapists (BAOT), and is registered with the Health and Care Professions Council.

 

PREPARING FOR AN AUTISM FRIENDLY CHRISTMAS

ADVICE FOR PARENTS

DRESSING

HAND STRENGTHENING ACTIVITIES

PENCIL CONTROL

IDEAS TO DEVELOP A TRIPOD GRIP

APPROACH TO PRE-WRITING SKILLS

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ADVICE

OT TIPS FOR HOME

PRESSURE

SENSORY PROCESSING OT TIP

BETTER SLEEP

VISUAL SUPPORTS