Monday, February 15, 2016

Pediatric Occupational Therapy: Why is Therapy Not Only for Adults?

Many assume that occupational therapy is only for adults because they are the only ones with career and jobs. The term occupational therapy is a bit misleading in that way. In actuality, occupational therapy treatment does not focus on solely developing skills to be used in a trade. In many cases, this treatment may be just as effective for children who have physical or cognitive disabilities and who need therapeutic help to develop certain skills that will help them live more independently.