A child may need an OT assessment and or ongoing treatment if they are having difficulty with one or more of the following:

  • Overly sensitive to certain sensations/textures
  • Poor attention to task
  • Poor fine motor skills - handwriting, grasping/picking up objects
  • buttoning/zipping
  • Immature gross motor skills- hopping, balance, coordination
  • Difficulty calming self/Difficulty staying alert
  • Exaggerated behaviors or reactions
  • Difficulty transitioning or accepting change in environment or routine
  • Limited play skills/social development
  • Poor self care skills