Occupational therapy for young people
If physical, sensory or cognitive disability is preventing your child from doing the activities they want, occupational therapy could give them the support they need to maximise their independence.
Occupational therapy help your child function and play better, as well as be able to go to school.
When you should request an assessment
Occupation therapy is available for children aged 0 to 19 who have signs of:
physical or neurological disabilities
Support you can get
Following an assessment you could get support with:
equipment and adaptations
motor skills and handwriting
Support is available in clinics, at home and in schools and nurseries.
How to get an assessment
A child needs to be referred by their GP, a health professional or school.
They also need to be registered with a Hounslow GP, or one of these three Ealing GP practices.
Dr Mangat, The Surgery, 3-5 Cecil Road, Hounslow. TW3 1NU
Dr Htoo, MWH Practice, 1 Vincent Road, Hounslow, TW4 7LH
Dr Sandhu, 48 Berkeley Avenue, Cranford, TW4 6LA
To refer a child if you're a GP, healthcare professional or education staff:
Telephone 020 8973 3480
- Age Range
0 to 19 years
Who to contact
- Paediatric occupational therapy
- 020 8973 3480
The role of this directory is to provide information. It is your personal responsibility to make sure that organisations are appropriate and safe for you, your child or young person before they attend. Please read our guide to staying safe - things to consider