Assessment Packages –
Occupational Therapy assessment is essential to understand the unique sensory and/or motor skills difficulties your child is experiencing and how these impact upon their performance in family life or at school.
This one hour home visit screening appointment may help you to decide whether or not your child requires Occupational Therapy. The outcome of the screening assessment will be discussed during the appointment and a brief written summary will be provided after. £250.
This assessment will identify any underlying sensory and/or motor skills difficulties that are impacting upon your child’s activities of daily living (toileting, eating, dressing and sleeping) and behaviour. This approximately two hour appointment is carried out at home. Assessment is individually tailored your child. Standardised and non-standardised assessments will be used in addition to observation and parental interview. Verbal feedback will be given during the appointment. A full report will be provided afterwards. £500.
This two hour (approx.) school visit will consist of a classroom observation, a one to one assessment of your child and a discussion with a member of staff that works closely with your child. The impact of any sensory and/or motor skills difficulties upon your child’s participation at school will be identified. Specifically skills such as attention, handwriting, scissor skills, changing clothes for PE and eating at lunchtime will be assessed. Feedback will be provided to you by telephone following the appointment and a report will be shared with parents and school staff. £500.
Home & School Assessment
This comprehensive assessment will give you a full understanding of how any motor and/or sensory processing difficulties are affecting your child’s ability to function at home and school. A two hour assessment will be carried out at home followed by and a ninety minute school visit. Home and school appointments are carried out on different days so that the child is not overwhelmed. £800.
Review assessments are carried out three or six months after Occupational Therapy treatment started. The one hour appointment can be carried out at home or school. Your child’s progress with Occupational Therapy targets will be measured and new goals/strategies will be set. A written report will be provided after the appointment. £250.