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Programs & Services


Occupational Therapy Pediatric Outpatient Service

A branch of Rehabilitation Medicine that focuses on helping children reach their maximum level of independence in their Activities of Daily Living from a physical, social, and educational perspective.

Services provided include:

  • assessment and intervention
  • education
  • development of therapeutic goals and customized treatment plans within a Family-Centered Care model

Examples of conditions and services include:

  • pre-op teaching
  • fabrication of splints and orthotics
  • post surgical patients
  • fractures
  • muscle and tendon repairs
  • nerve injuries
  • scar management
  • congenital anomalies
  • clubfoot
  • congenital dislocated hips
  • torticollis
  • developmental delay
  • ventilation headgear adaptation

Services are not provided to patients who are already in the care of an occupational therapist or are involved in an Occupational Therapy program, unless for the purpose of consultation or assistance with treatment strategies.

Clinical support is provided to a large variety of pediatric medical and surgery clinics, including but not limited to: Liver Clinic, Headshape Clinic, Club Foot Clinic, Orthopaedic Clinic and Plastic Surgery Clinic.

Contact Details

Stollery Children's Hospital

Address
8440 112 Street
Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2B7
Telephone
780-407-6203
Getting There

Parking and Public transportation available

 

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
7:30 am - 4:15 pm

Tuesday
7:30 am - 4:15 pm

Wednesday
7:30 am - 4:15 pm

Thursday
7:30 am - 4:15 pm

Friday
7:30 am - 4:15 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
occupational therapists (OTs), occupational therapy assistants
Eligibility

Ages 0 to 17 years and not already in the care of an occupational therapist or involved in an occupational therapy program, unless for consultation or assistance with treatment strategies.

Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.


Wait Times

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.

Fees

There is a cost for the material used to make splints and orthotics.


Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services