Scott Children & Youth Services
Wonder. Learn. Grow.
"Helping Families, Children, Youth & Adults Reach Their Full Potential"
Occupational therapy (OT) focuses on helping people with a physical, sensory, or cognitive disability be as independent as possible in all areas of their lives. OT can help children, youth & adults with various needs improve their cognitive, physical, sensory and motor skills and enhance their self-esteem and sense of accomplishment.
SCYS's OT will evaluate skills for playing, fine & gross motor, life & social skills and daily activities and compare them with what is developmentally appropriate for that age group.Then Develop a treatment plan to assist them in obtaining various goals associated with their age group and what is developmentally appropriate.
sensory processing disorders
traumatic injuries (brain or spinal cord)
autism/pervasive developmental disorders
mental health or behavioral problems
severe hand injuries
multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, and other chronic illnesses
Our OT's work will include but not limited to:
Our OT's are registered and licensed to practice within the province of Ontario. Some of our programs may be covered under extended health care coverage.