Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy uses different exercises and activities to evaluate and improve an individual’s ability to successfully perform activities of daily living such as work tasks, domestic tasks, sports and leisure activities.

 

Occupational therapy interventions :

  • Therapeutic exercises :
    • Stretching
    • Range of motion
    • Muscle strengthening
    • Muscle and cardiovascular endurance
  • Simulated activities :
    • Simulation of work-related activities
    • Simulation of domestic tasks

  • Education :
    • Postural hygiene
    • Compensatory techniques
    • Injury prevention
  • Specific evaluations :
    • Handicap parking sticker
    • Adapted transport
  • Consultation for workers/employers :
    • On-site evaluations
    • Functional capacity evaluation
    • Work station evaluation
    • Job retraining