School-Based Therapy

WESTARM provides therapy services to students through contracts with local area school districts.

Our school-based occupational and physical therapists are experienced in treating students in an educational environment that includes:

  • Collaborative service providers as part of the IEP team
  • Provide training to educators in general education, learning support, autistic support, and life skills
  • Collaborate through MTTS and provide services at all tiers to best support students’ needs
  • Consultation services in early handwriting interventions through a kindergarten push-in program
  • Deliver evidence-based interventions including Learning Without Tears and Size Matters Handwriting
  • Develop sensory rooms, individualized sensory breaks/protocols, & strategies for classroom management
  • Lead group sessions to address various areas of school-based skills such as handwriting, cutting, fine motor skills, life skills, transition skills, and positive mental health
  • Trained in Youth Mental Health First Aid
  • Efficient use of ACCESS billing systems and requirements
  • Proficient with multiple IEP programs including IEP Writer, Skyward, DARTS and Sapphire

Anne Romaniw, OTD, OTR/L
• Program Supervisor
 
(724) 337-6522

We proudly provide services to the following school districts:

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Burrell

Plum

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Leechburg

New Kensington / Arnold