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Occupational

Therapy

We help your child reach independence

in their day-to-day skills. 

Special Services offered by the Occupational Therapists at Playworks:

  • Co-treatments with speech therapists

  • Floortime Therapy

  • “How Does Your Engine Run?” Alert Program

  • Zones of Regulation

  • Interactive Metronome®

  • SOS Approach to Feeding©

  • Beckman Oral Motor Assessment and Intervention

  • Therapeutic Listening®

  • Social skills training/groups

  • Handwriting Without Tears©

  • The Print Tool

  • Independent educational evaluations for local school systems

  • Custom home programs

Additional Trainings completed by the Occupational Therapists at Playworks include:

  • Level I Intensive Mentorship with Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation (Lucy Miller, PhD, OTR)

  • Virginia Certificate of Early Intervention, Virginia Commonwealth University

  • Neurodevelopmental Training for Infant

  • Assistive Technology Specialist Certification

Playworks Speech & Occupational Therapy provides informal evaluations, standardized assessments, and ongoing therapy in a clinical setting.

Our Occupational Therapists provide treatment through functional activity and play so children can thrive in their environments.  We are trained in the Sequential Oral Sensory (SOS) approach to Feeding. Our OTs treat children with a variety of disorders, including: Fine Motor problems, Motor Planning Disorders, Sensory Processing Disorders, Sensory Integration Disorders, Difficulty with Handwriting, Low tone, and Genetic Disorders (e.g., Down Syndrome, Angelman Syndrome, Prader-Willi) . All of our OTs are trained to treat children in Early Intervention and School-based settings. 

Playworks is unique among therapy companies, offering an individualized hybrid model of in-person and virtual therapy services.