Improving independence and safety through occupational therapy


What is Occupational Therapy?

 The American Occupational Therapy Association, AOTA, defines occupational therapy as:  The practice of occupational therapy means the therapeutic use of occupations, including everyday life activities with individuals, groups, populations, or organizations to support participation, performance, and function in roles and situations in home, school, workplace, community, and other settings. Occupational therapy services are provided for habilitation, rehabilitation, and the promotion of health and wellness to those who have or are at risk for developing an illness, injury, disease, disorder, condition, impairment, disability, activity limitation, or participation restriction. Occupational therapy addresses the physical, cognitive, psychosocial, sensory-perceptual, and other aspects of performance in a variety of contexts and environments to support engagement in occupations that affect physical and mental health, well-being, and quality of life.

About Focus Therapy Services 

Focus Therapy Services, LLC was founded by Jacqueline Wynter, an occupational therapist with over 15 years experience.  Jacqueline has over 10 years experience in the school system working with children with special needs.  She is also a Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS) and has experience working with adults in various settings including the hospital and home health settings.  She has a desire to help her clients improve their functional life skills and independence.

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