Occupational therapists help people of all ages to participate in all the activities they want to and need to by using their occupations and daily activities therapeutically.
WHEN SHOULD YOU CONSULT OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST?
Occupational therapists help people engage in functional activities such as washing and dressing, kitchen activities and moving around.
WHAT IS THE ROLE OF OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST?
Occupational therapists provide assistance to sick, disabled or injured patients by evaluating their conditions and needs and developing goals, teaching different tasks, modifying their environment and demonstrating exercises.
COMMON PROBLEMS YOU SHOULD SEE OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST FOR
Occupational therapists help kids with sensory processing disorders to interact with their environment in a better way.
DID YOU KNOW?
Occupational therapy greatly expanded as a profession post the World War I, where injured war veterans were given assistance both mentally and physically to help reintegration into civilian life.