Occupational Therapy - Physical Therapy - Speech Therapy

Pediatric Occupational Therapy Services and Evaluations














































Pediatric Occupational Therapy Services Include:

Early Intervention Services (On-Site and Home-Based)- Birth through Three Years
- Evaluations (Supplemental) and Treatments
- For these services please call Suffolk County Department of Health Early Intervention Program - 631-853-8661
- We will be happy to assist you with the referral process.


Pre-School Services (On-Site and Home-Based)- Three Years through Five Years
- If your preschooler is determined to be eligible for Occupational Therapy Related Services through The Committee on Preschool Special Education (CPSE), The Therapy SPOT, PLLC can provide these services through Suffolk County.
- Please call your school district or our office (631-582-0088) for more information with regard to eligibility for services through this program.


School Related Services (On-Site and School Based)- Kindergarten through 12th Grade
- We currently have contracts with a number of School Districts in Suffolk County to provide treatment and evaluations.
- At the request and authorization of your School District we can also provide impartial Occupational Therapy School Based Evaluations
- Therapeutic Groups for Handwriting and Fine Motor Skill Development are available in the clinic and can be offered to your school district.

Evaluations
Children are evaluated with a doctor’s prescription, during their initial visit using standardized measures of function (when appropriate) and reevaluated periodically to monitor progress. Pediatric Occupational Therapists at The Therapy SPOT, PLLC are versed in the use of the following objective tools and measurements.
- Functional Assessment
- Upper Extremity Range of Motion and Strength Assessment
- Peabody Developmental Motor Scales
– 2nd Edition (PDMS-2)
- The Bruininks-Oseretsky Test of Motor Proficiency
- Second Edition (BOT-2)
- The HELP Checklist (Birth to Three Years) and (Three to Five Years)
- The Sensory Profile, Short Sensory Profile, The Infant-Toddler Sensory Profile
- The Test of Visual Motor Skills-3
- The Test of Visual Perceptual Skills-3
- The Motor Free Visual Perception Test-3
- The Beery Test of Visual Motor Integration
- The Developmental Test of Visual Perception-2

Treatment of Infants and Young Children
- Cerebral Palsy Fine Motor Delay
- Congenital and Genetic Disorders (Spina Bifida, Down Syndrome, Angelman Syndrome, William’s Syndrome, Isodicentric 15, Soto Syndrome, Prada Willie Syndrome)
- Hypertonia - Infant Massage Instruction
- Low Muscle Tone and Generalized Muscle Weakness
- Muscle In-Coordination
- Sensory-Motor Dysfunction
- Torticolis
- Traumatic Brain Injury
- Visual Impairment

Treatment of the School-Aged Child
- ADHD, ADD
- Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Childhood Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation
- Disorders of Balance and Coordination
- Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Lupus - Patient / Parent Education
- Post Fracture Rehabilitation
- Torticollis Treatment
- Traumatic Brain Injury
- Visual Perceptual Dysfunction

Adolescent Services Available
- ADHD/ADD
- Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Childhood Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation
- Disorders of Balance and Coordination
- Injury Prevention
- Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Lupus
- Patient / Parent Education
- Post Fracture Rehabilitation
- Repetitive Trauma
- Sports Rehabilitation and Conditioning
- Torticollis Treatment
- Traumatic Brain Injury
- Visual Perceptual Dysfunction
- Traumatic Brain Injury
- Visual Perceptual Dysfunction
- Patient / Parent Education

Specialized Services Available
- Splinting Consultations
- Adaptive Equipment Assessment
- Home Adaptation/Accommodation Assessment
- Fine Motor Skill Building Groups
- Handwriting Groups
- Homework Helpers

Treatment Techniques
- NDT
- Motor Learning
- Manual Therapy
- Myofascial Release
- Infant Massage Instruction
- Kinesio-Taping
- Bal-A-Vis-X©
- Brain Gym©
- Visual Perceptual Rehabilitation
- Personal exercise and instruction
- Specialized exercise prescription
- Referral for: nutritional education Therapeutic Listening Program, The Listening Program, holistic practitioners (acupuncture, medical massage), Autism Specialists, Pediatric Developmental Neuro-Psychologist, Psychological support, Sensory Integration Praxis Test, Central Auditory Processing Battery


   





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