Lisa Power – Senior Occupational Therapist, HSE – Waterford

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    BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy, PGCert  Sensory Integration, PGCert  Autism Spectrum Disorder, Diploma in Health Science with Physiology.

    Post Professional Occupational Therapy Doctorate Student at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, USA.

     

    Title: Occupational Therapy Role with clients with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

    Synopsis: Occupational Therapists are concerned with supporting health and participation in life through engagement in occupation. Occupational therapy interventions for individuals with ASD are designed in response to individual evaluation data using evidence-based practices that emphasize development of skills and abilities that will help the individual achieve their desired outcomes.