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Occupational Therapy

The occupational therapy department provides evaluations, consultation and treatment for children with neurological, musculoskeletal, and motor developmental delays of known and unknown causes. We specialize in treating a variety of diagnoses, including:

  • Autism
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Down syndrome
  • Brachial plexus injury
  • Regulatory disorder
  • Anxiety disorder
  • Failure to thrive
  • Visual impairment
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Issues related to prematurity
  • Developmental apraxia

The focus of therapy is to work in the child’s natural environment (home or community) to provide the parents and caregivers with strategies and activities to help the child with his/her concerns. We can provide therapy on an individual basis or in a group setting at our Fairport clinic.

Our Occupational Therapists are trained in

  • Sensory integration
  • DIR
  • Therapeutic listening program
  • Hand development
  • Oral sensory
  • Feeding
  • Self-help
  • Orthotics/splinting
  • Myofascial release
  • Visual/perceptual
  • Adaptive equipment
  • Environmental modifications

For more information

For more information, email Bright Start or call our Occupational Therapy Supervisor at (585) 377-2230.