Patient Stroke Resources

Free access to a comprehensive library of resources made for patients and their caregivers after a stroke by a licensed occupational therapist.
Features educational videos, exercises, interactive Apps, handouts, and more.

How Occupational Therapy Can Help People with Autism with Social Skills

People with autism may have difficulty with social skills from childhood all the way through adulthood. In terms of advocacy for those with autism,...

Myth: Is Occupational Therapy Evidence-Based?

Occupational therapy is a health profession that helps individuals achieve their goals and participate in the occupations that are meaningful to them. Occupational therapists...

How do I find a qualified occupational therapist for my child?

Question How do I find a qualified occupational therapist for my child? Finding an OT Ask your pediatrician or other healthcare provider for recommendations. They may...

Pros and Cons of Pediatric Telehealth Occupational Therapy for Parents

About Telehealth for Pediatric OT Telehealth, or the use of technology to deliver health care remotely, can be an effective way to provide pediatric occupational...

Top 10 Questions to Ask if Considering Working with a Pediatric Occupational Therapist

About Pediatric Occupational Therapy A pediatric occupational therapist can be beneficial for children who are experiencing difficulty with daily activities such as self-care, play, and...

How Occupational Therapy Can Help for Breast Cancer Survivors

Occupational therapy can play an important role in helping breast cancer survivors regain their physical and emotional well-being. Occupational therapists can work with patients...

FAQ: How Occupational Therapy Can Help Adults with Autism

Q: How can occupational therapy help adults with autism? Q: How is occupational therapy different for adults than children? Q: Can occupational therapy...

Occupational Therapy for Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba Syndrome

Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba Syndrome (BRRS) is a rare genetic disorder characterized by the growth of noncancerous tumors called lipomas, along with small benign tumors called angiomas...

Occupational Therapy for Aarskog Syndrome

Aarskog Syndrome (AS) is also known as Aarskog-Scott Syndrome or less commonly, Facio-digito-genital Syndrome or Faciogenital Dysplasia. AS is a rare condition that affects...

Top Tips to Improve Handwriting by an Occupational Therapist

Use a slanted writing surface: A slanted surface can help you write at a comfortable angle and prevent smudging compared...