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2010 N 88th Street
(402) 496-1000
Fax: (402) 496-4209

5321 S 138th Street
(402) 895-4000
Fax: (402) 895-1607

Occupational Therapy

The Occupational Therapy Team at CRCC specializes in working with a pediatric population with a wide range of diagnosis, medical complexities, cognitive challenges and developmental delays.

As specialists in fine motor impairments, Occupational Therapists use meaningful activities to teach skills for life. They are also trained in neurological development and how the many sensory systems work together to allow for optimal function in daily tasks.

They develop a treatment protocol and use a variety of treatment techniques to guide children in becoming successful at play, with learning, and when socializing with friends.

Our therapists provide evaluation, treatment and consultation in the following areas:

  • Fine Motor/Handwriting Skills
  • Play & Socialization
  • Sensory Integration
  • Organizing and Planning their Motor Skills
  • Oral Motor Functioning
  • Self-Help & Hygiene
  • Adaptive Equipment Modifications
  • Environmental Adaptations for Home and School Settings
  • Feeding and Swallowing

Your child may benefit from or be referred for Occupational Therapy services if they display delays in or challenges with any of the following:

  • Dexterity and fine motor skills such as holding a utensil or toothbrush
  • Following 2-3 step directions
  • Maintaining eye contact
  • Visual perception
  • Sensory processing skills that inhibit ability to participate in daily activities, such as
    • Sensitivity to noise
    • Physical contact
    • Tactile experiences (such as messy hands)
    • Hand-eye coordination
    • Constant movement, fidgeting or spinning
    • Seeking contact with people or objects
  • Delayed (more than 6 months) in reaching developmental milestones related to self-feeding, dressing or play
  • Making transitions between tasks or locations