The OT department works with each Client to maximize participation in activities of daily living, maximize upper extremity range of motion, and maximize sensory and environmental experiences. They also provide splints for those Clients that have contractures and/or to maximize performance during tasks. O.T.’s work with Clients to ensure good positioning at mealtime, during toileting, and during bathing procedures. The department also provides equipment and positional devices for optimum ADL, sensorimotor performance and optimum position during tasks. Staff and Client education is included for maintenance of accomplishments.
Assessments are completed yearly and programs are customized to meet each Client’s needs.