Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy sessions will help to increase your independence in all aspects of day to day life

Occupational Therapy

The Occupational Therapy team provide practical support to empower people to achieve their potential and achieve independence with everyday activities.

We focus on engagement in meaningful activities and work with individuals to set individualised goals and targets and achieve occupational balance.

The team provide one to one treatment, group input, and work closely with education and the multidisciplinary team to provide holistic approaches to overcome barriers to engagement.

We can offer

  • Sensory assessments and interventions
  • Adaptive equipment for:
    • Personal activities of daily living e.g. shower chairs, dressing aids, sleep systems etc
    • Domestic activities of daily living e.g. kitchen equipment
    • Classroom/vocational e.g. seating, sensory items, switches for cameras etc
    • Eating and drinking e.g. cups and cutlery

  • 1-1 and group sessions around:
    • Travel training
    • Theory test practice
    • Cooking
    • Fine motor skills
    • Handwriting
    • Perception
    • Community access
    • Shopping
    • Sensory processing difficulties

  • Support with applying for bus passes and driving licenses
  • Health and wellbeing (alongside nursing and learner services)

The occupational therapy team are always happy to answer any questions you may have, simply email us. We also have a dedicated Occupational Therapy Twitter page!

Thank you so much for taking such great care of our daughter this last year. We were able to relax knowing she was with people who care about her

Parent of a learner