What conditions do occupational therapists treat?
Occupational therapists are healthcare professionals trained to help people with physical,
cognitive, or sensory barriers that affect their everyday productivity. They manage people of all
ages using adaptive equipment, and design remediation plans depending on disorders.
They are specialists in treating or managing conditions such as depression, anxiety, down
syndrome, arthritis, dementia, and more. Occupational therapists also collaborate with other
healthcare providers, such as physical therapists, speech therapists, doctors, and social