Occupational Therapy

Occupational TherapyOccupational therapy helps patients participate in the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of everyday activities. Common occupational therapy interventions include helping children with disabilities to participate fully in school and social situations; helping people recovering from injury to regain skills; and providing support for older adults experiencing physical and cognitive changes.

Occupational therapy includes treatment and services in the following areas:

  • Activities of daily living training
  • Adaptive equipment
  • Aquatic therapy
  • Clinical driving assessments
  • CVA (stroke)
  • Functional job analysis and prework screens
  • Hand therapy
  • Head injury
  • Home safety assessments
  • Individualized evaluation and goal setting
  • Job analysis
  • Neurological dysfunction
  • Neuromuscular re-education
  • Occupational medicine including ergonomic recommendations, jobsite assessment and functional capacity evaluations
  • Pediatric therapy
  • Positioning
  • SCI (spinal cord injury)
  • TBI (traumatic brain injury)
  • Upper extremity, fine motor and therapeutic exercise programs
For additional information, visit our Rehabilitation Therapies page.

Contact Us

Hospital and Clinic
800-234-6141 (toll-free)

507-238-8196 (appointments)

Where to Find Us

Hospital and Clinic
800 Medical Center Drive
Fairmont, MN 56031