Pediatric occupational therapy helps children gain independence by improving their ability to complete everyday activities at home, at school, and at play. Our occupational therapists provide compassionate, individualized care for each child at conveniently located clinics across the Twin Cities metro area – more than any other health system. If your child is having difficulties with self-care activities, motor skills, or play skills, our occupational therapy team can help.
Our occupational therapists look closely at each activity to determine if motor, cognitive, sensory processing, social-emotional, or other areas are contributing to the functional difficulty. An occupational therapist can help your child:
In addition to improving your child’s skills through play-based approaches, our occupational therapy team may also recommend changes to the home or school environment or adaptive equipment to help your child progress steadily and safely. Your child’s customized occupational therapy plan may include:
Find out if occupational therapy is right for your child. Contact your child’s primary care physician for a referral to Fairview Pediatric Therapy.
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