How can an Occupational Therapist help?
By completing assessment in ‘real-time’. Observing how tasks are carried out on a day-to-day basis.
Occupational/workplace support can help employers to support employees with complex health needs.
The following services are available:
Health and work assessment
Ergonomics risk assessment
Display screen equipment
What is the difference between occupational health and Occupational Therapy?
Takes a preventive approach in an attempt to avoid potential work-related hazards.
Seeks to promote an individuals’ ability to complete everyday tasks which they may be struggling with, due to physical or mental health difficulties.
Occupational Therapists can use therapeutic activities, equipment, aids and adaptations to assist recovery.