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Teenager (15 years plus)


Making the transition through teenage years and into adulthood is a very difficult time for any young persons' life and may result in physical, emotional or behavioural difficulties that affect how they function on a day to day basis. A child of this age should be able to:

Visual
  • Teenagers should be able to navigate and perceive the moving world without difficulty
Fine motor
  • Teenagers should be able to perform complex fine motor movements
  • Dress independently
  • Manipulate small objects
Gross Motor
  • Able to engage in all sports
  • Able to negotiate complex environments
Organisational skills
  • Able to begin to independently organise their work and social life
  • Organise timetables
  • Remember equipment needed for meetings

How an occupational therapist can help a child with delayed milestones


Our occupational therapists have the skills and knowledge to help further the development of teenagers who may be finding adapting to the world around them more difficult than others. We can offer a range of treatment and services to improve development.

If you would like to speak to a member of our team, or to arrange an assessment please email office@otforkids.co.uk or call us on 0330 233 0888

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Please contact one of our experienced occupational therapists today and we will gladly discuss how we can help and what services we can offer you.

Why choose us?

  • Caring and Professional Service
  • Variety of services available
  • First class Occupational Therapists
  • Modern clinics
  • Saturday and Sunday appointments available
  • Able to see you at home, in school or in one of our clinics
  • Registered with the Health Professions Council and the British Association of Occupational Therapy

Clinics »

Below is a list of our clinics, however, we operate nationwide.

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Groups »

We run a range of Groups for children aged 0-18 years.

What people say about us...

OT for Kids have been a great help in aiding my son Jake with coping with his dyspraxia both at home and in school. They came out to our house and completed the assessment at home.

The assessment and report proved beneficial in our discussions with Jake's school and we are very pleased with the outcome the report has helped us achieve.
Jackie, parent.
At our school, there are many children who have difficulty forming letters correctly, concentrate or perform well in P.E, which can impact greatly on their learning. With the support and OT Groups available from OT for Kids, these children have made great progress and are now at a level which is not so concerning. As a teacher and SENCO, I thoroughly enjoyed working (and learning) from the Occupational Therapist.
Emily, SENCO and Teacher.
As a case manager, I regularly deal with many private companies. I found OT for Kids to be highly professional, reliable and provide me with flexible appointments that suited both me and my clients. The OT completed a comprehensive assessment and report, which was not only clear, concise and an accurate reflection of the difficulties, but it was returned to me quickly.
John, Case Manager.
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