Category: Occupational Therapy



Why I’d pull the plug on occupational therapy

The boys had a great day at school. That’s not surprising but it’s always good to hear. In a little while, I’ll be taking Elliott to occupational therapy, although he’s going unwillingly. He doesn’t like the idea of going and then worries about it until it becomes this huge obstacle. Once he gets there, he …

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I’m so excited for occupational therapy today

It’s been quite a bit of time since his last session, but Elliott returns to occupational therapy Monday afternoon. His last appointment was before we left for Florida and because he’s been sick or the therapist was out, we just haven’t connected. At this point, all signs are go for his return and it couldn’t …

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Pictures from Elliott’s occupational therapy session

I wanted to take a minute and share a few pictures from Elliott’s occupational therapy session today. This was his first time back since being sick and missing the last session. He didn’t go with a great deal of excitement because he wasn’t in a good mood. By the time he finished up his session, …

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Elliott’s first day of occupational therapy 

Elliott did awesome at occupational therapy. We’ve never had this particular therapist before but she was awesome as well. Elliott is so timid when it comes to anything that takes his feet off the ground, and she worked with him to get through some of it.  She said that he absolutely made her Monday and …

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It’s a big day for Elliott 

While it true that I’m dreading part of today, there’s also something I’m super excited about. After being off for a couple of years, Elliott is finally making it back to occupational therapy.  Between lack of therapists and waiting lists, it’s been quite awhile since he was last in this therapy.  I’m stoked that he …

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From disaster to happy ending

Elliott had his occupational therapy re-evaluation yesterday. When it was time to go, he freaked out because it cut into his routine. Once I physically got him there, he was okay. For the most part, Elliott did really well. There are a few things he’s struggling with, and they may refer him to physical therapy, …

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