The School Based Occupational Therapy (OT) and Physical Therapy (PT) Program provides OT and PT services to Frederick County Public Schools. Levels of support vary based on individual school and student needs. OT and PT support may include but is not limited to:
School-based OT and PT services are not intended to replace medical based services. A medical diagnosis or motor delay confirmed by evaluation results does not automatically indicate a need for school-based OT or PT services. Rather, there must also be an adverse impact on the student’s performance or access to their educational environment where the unique expertise of an OT or PT is required.
Additional resources related to school-based OT & PT: