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"Social skills are a core functional and adaptive skill and one of the founding principles of Occupational Therapy."
-American Occupational Therapy Association

What We Do

Assessment, treatment, consultation and education for children, teens, adults and their families. Areas for intervention may include:

  • self-help skills
  • coping skills
  • social skills & play skills
  • self-esteem
  • sensory processing issues
  • anxiety
  • printing and fine motor skills
  • written communication skills
  • organizational skills
  • friendship and team skills
  • self-regulation skills
  • workplace skills

What is Occupational Therapy?

Occupational Therapists (O.T.s) are regulated health professionals that assess and provide intervention to maximize functional skills in the areas of self-care, productivity, social and leisure. Occupational therapy is often defined as addressing the "skills for the job of living".

What are Resource Consultants?

Autism Resource Consultants have extensive knowledge in the field of autism, particularly in community resources, research, educational resources, and various behavioural interventions and strategies.  They can help implement home and school programming, implement behavioural interventions, as well as support functional skill development.  They can also provide education and training to parents, teachers, and support staff.

What is Music Therapy?

Music Therapy is the use of music and musical instruments to achieve therapeutic goals such as social awareness, social interaction, self-regulation, self-expression, and communication.   A Music Therapist may use many different musical interventions such as singing, instruments, improvisation, song-writing, listening, and various rhythm-based activities. 

What is Art Therapy?

Art Therapy is a specialized therapy that emphasizes the process of communication, emotions, and conflicts, and their expression, both verbally and non-verbally.  Through the use of shape, colours, and imagery, art can facilitate new understanding and insights, emotional expression, resolve conflicts, and promote growth and healing.  Art Therapy can be used with individuals, groups, or families.  Professional Art Therapists are trained and certified practitioners.