Schools & Professionals

Overview

Occupational therapy for kids focuses on building success in their daily lives, and a child’s occupations generally consist of self-care skills, play, and school. Kids First Pediatric Therapy provides schools and professionals with OT services such as classroom observation, educational presentations and goal setting.

Kids First Pediatric Therapists Can…

  • Observe classroom behaviours and provide recommendations for sensory strategies
  • Provide consultation for IEP goals and objectives
  • Educate support staff on sensory strategies, emotional regulation and associated behaviours
  • Assist school staff in identifying red flags for early intervention
  • Provide recommendations for supplementary gross and fine motor activities appropriate for the school setting
  • Present educational material on sensory processing, movement as the precursor to learning, social awareness and interaction, and much more…