OT Connection contracts with area public, private, and charter schools to provide pediatric therapists (Speech, OT,and PT) to supplement school staffing requirements for students with Individualized Educational Programs. (IEP).
OT Connection currently provides therapy services to over 15 area elementary, middle, and high schools. Therapy services focus on educationally related needs to assist children with achieving a greater level of independence in the classroom and educational setting.
IEP Goals and Objectives are functionally based and measurable to allow students to make significant progress in a variety of educational areas, including: handwriting/keyboarding skills, upper body/hand use, self-care skills, adaptive attention and self-regulation techniques, bilateral coordination, motor planning/task completion, adaptative techniques, equipment, and other modifications as needed to ensure the greatest level of success and independence in the educational setting.
SCHOOL-BASED SERVICES INCLUDES:
- Evaluations/3-Year Re-evaluations
- Direct Service/In-Class and pull-out
- Small Group Treatment
- Collaboration with IEP team members and other school staff