Occupational Therapy

BIHC Belleville - Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapists provide assessment, treatment, consultation, and education of:

  • Gross motor skills and coordination development – running, hopping, climbing, balance, body awareness
  • Fine motor skills – printing, pencil grasp, coordination, visual-motor integration skills
  • School Readiness – problem solving, attention, focus, initiation
  • Social skills- verbal and non-verbal language, turn-taking, peer negotiation, active listening
  • Emotional regulation skills – Learning emotions and how we can manage our emotions
  • Sensory processing skills – over-sensitive, under-responsive, etc.
  • Self-care skills- eating, bathing, grooming, dressing