Occupational Therapy with Sarah Butler

 

Registered with AOTI, CORU, Revenue.  

Reclaim expenses through your health insurance or tax return.

 

Would you like to

  • Understand why a difficult activity is hard?
  • Learn practical ways to make activities easier?
  • Be able to develop life skills?
  • Explore the things that are a priority to you?

Enquire about midweek, weekend or evening appointments.

Also available for clinicians and schools:

  • Professional supervision,
  • Caseload management workshop,
  • OT input to enhance transdisciplinary working,
  • Workshop to gain understanding of topics of OT expertise.

Occupational Therapy is a health profession that focuses on activities that are hard for a person to do.  

Occupational therapy with Sarah Butler can build skills in

  • Tying laces, doing buttons, zips or belts
  • Writing neatly or fast enough
  • Using scissors, ruler, glue
  • Using a knife and fork, opening food packets and lunch boxes
  • Cycling a bike without stabilisers
  • Learning a new activity (sport, swimming, dance, PE activities)
  • Completing private self care activities (wiping after toileting, showering and drying self, shampooing hair)
  • Brushing, tying up and plaiting hair
  • Brushing teeth
  • Organising your belongings at home, school or work, packing school bag, using a school locker
  • Building routines that work for you
  • Matching your energy level to the activity and environment you are in
  • Managing your emotional reactions
  • Supporting your body’s sensory needs 
  • Recognising, understanding and supporting your responses to stress
  • Understanding the sensory, physical, cognitive and emotional factors underlying your abilities.  Unique to each one of us, this can help our self esteem and confidence.

A diagnosis is not a required for therapy.   If there are activities in your life causing stress, difficulty, frustration or additional time and effort, Occupational therapy sessions may help.

 

 

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Contact

If you have a query or would like to schedule an appointment you can email, text or phone me on

otsbutler@gmail.com

085 7225212

This Occupational Therapy service is based in Kildangan, Co. Kildare.

Occupational therapy is classified as an essential service and so continues despite Covid restrictions on travel.

  • 10 minutes from Kildare town or Athy.
  • 15 minutes from Portarlington or Stradbally.
  • 20 minutes from Portlaoise or Newbridge.
  • 25 minutes from Carlow or Naas.
  • 45 minutes from Tullamore or Newland’s Cross.

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