PAEDIATRIC ASSESSMENTS AT MANCHESTER OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY SERVICES

Manchester Occupational Therapy Services assesses children using clinical observations as well as a variety of standardised tests including;

  • The Movement Assessment Battery for Children (ABC)
  • The Beery-Buktenica Developmental Test of Visual-Motor Integration(VMI)
  • The Detailed Assessment of Speed of Handwriting (DSH)
  • The Quality of Upper Extremity Skills Test (QUEST)

An initial assessment takes approximately 2 hours and following this assessment a professional report is provided detailing recommendations.

Manchester Occupational Therapy Services do not have a waiting list and children are usually assessed within a week of initial contact.

ASSESSMENT LOCATIONS

Manchester Occupational Therapy Services are currently able to offer assessments at our clinic based in Urmston, Manchester.  School, Nursery and home visits will continue to be offered.

Saturday and after school appointments are available.