The Social Learning Studio 

DYNAMIC SOCIAL SKILLS GROUPS for kids, teens and alults, 
COUNSELLING for yo, ASSESSMENTS AND WORKSHOPS

Occupational therapy helps children develop independent living skills and participate to the best of their ability in everyday activities. Common areas of difficulty:

Self Care

dressing

bathing

sleep

eating

Exercise and relaxation

Daily routine


Productivity

School skills eg.

Attendance

attention

organisational skills

handwriting

homework

study


Community skills

public transport

money

Leisure

Sports

Hobbies

Play skills eg. use of toys, types of play


Benefits

We increase a child’s ability to carry out everyday activities in the home or at school by considering 5 key areas.

 Key Areas
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1. Sensory Processing
Response to and discrimination of touch, sound, taste, smell, sight and movement; body awareness such as over reaction to noise, hypersensitivity to touch
 2. Perception

Recognising and copying shapes, visual memory

 3. Organisational skills

Planning, problem solving, attention/concentration

 4. Emotional Skills
Self-regulation, self-esteem, coping skills
 5. Motor Coordination Skills
 Running, jumping, body coordination; using hands to manipulate objects/toys, pencil skills

We perform formal and informal assessment to identify the nature of a child’s difficulties and develop the right intervention plan.