Treating the issues which may interfere with your ability to complete everyday tasks.
Occupational health is the sector of healthcare looking at helping people with things such as self-care, leisure activities and daily tasks.
Health care professionals can help to prevent or correct issues using medical, physical and mental health treatments.
Usually, those who require occupational therapy are people with a disability or injury which makes daily life more challenging.
When you might need occupational therapy
- You are recovering from an illness, operation or injury.
- You have a learning or physical disability.
- You suffer from mental health problems.
- You are getting older.