Your child’s therapy sessions will target the goals created as part of the assessment process. AIM OT strongly support goal based Occupational Therapy. The sessions may be 30, 45 or 60 minutes. They may be temporary (6 or 10 sessions) or ongoing (weekly or fortnightly).
A home program/ activity ideas is also usually recommended by your Occupational Therapist to be carried out in conjunction with therapy sessions in order to maximise success of therapy.
You are welcome, and encouraged, to attend the sessions with your child but it is not compulsory. If you would like to drop your child off at the commencement of the session please be sure to return 5 minutes before the end of the session in order to hear feedback regarding the session and ideas for home. Parents of adolescents are welcome to attend the first couple of sessions if it is preferred but then it is recommended that the session is held with just the adolescent and therapist. Below are the areas the individual sessions may focus on.