Pediatric Occupational Therapy
Pediatric Occupational Therapy is the therapeutic use of self-care, work, and play activities to increase independent function, enhance development and prevent disabilities. Since the work of children is play, it is through the use of this media that our Occupational Therapy Clinicians assist children in learning the skills necessary for living.
Mary Rutan Hospital Therapy & Sports Medicine's Occupational Therapy Department has trained therapists to provide children with individualized treatment plans that can address:
The American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. Fact Sheet on The Role of Occupational Therapy with Children and Youth