The Occupational Therapy Department serves a wide variety of inpatients and outpatients ranging from newborns to adolescents with developmental, traumatic, congenital and other acquired conditions. Occupational therapists provide services in the following areas:
Outpatient service areas: Neonatal Follow-Up Clinic, Neurology Clinic, Pediatric Consultation Centre, Genetics, Neurosurgery Clinic, Feeding Program (including Swallowing Disorders Clinic), Psychiatry outpatient programs, Complex Care Services, Rheumatology, Plastic Surgery clinic, Orthopedics clinic, Brain, Development and Behaviour (BDB) Clinics, and community-based referrals to our outpatient waiting list.
Note: Children 0-7 years old with suspected developmental delays including questions of Autism Spectrum Disorder who require assessment via a multidisciplinary team should be referred via the Brain, Development and Behaviour (BDB) Centralized Intake Office.
Inpatient service areas: Intensive Care Units (neonatal and pediatric), Medical and Surgical wards, Trauma/Neurotrauma Programs and Psychiatry ward.