OT and Vision–What can we do?

It’s not always easy to pinpoint exactly what OTs (and OTAs under OT supervision) can do in a school-based setting when it comes to vision. What vision deficits can we treat? OTs routinely assess for visual perceptual deficits, but there’s a catch.  Are...

OTs Treat the Whole Child!

Is Vision within the Scope of practice for School Occupational Therapists? Simply put—YES.  Occupational therapists are not vision therapists or eye doctors, but we routinely address physical development, range of motion, reflexes, and many other weaknesses that...