Motor planning is a large skill that includes our body?s ability to figure out what to do and how to do everyday activities. Difficulties with motor planning can lead to difficulties with learning and difficulties with mastering everyday activities.If difficulties with motor planning are impacting daily life and your child?s ability to participate in age related activities to their fullest potential, an occupational therapy consultation or evaluation might be beneficial. Occupational therapy can assess a child?s individual motor skills, motor planning skills, and overall sensory processing capacity to assist with increase in functional independence.
I am starting up my equine assisted psychotherapy program again in the coming months with small groups
There are two ?hidden? senses most people never even think about, the vestibular sense and the proprioceptive sense. These senses can impact a child?s acquisition of many higher-level skills as they mature.