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New York Occupational Therapy Treatment Program
Include the therapeutic use of goal-directed activities, exercises, or techniques to maximize the client's physical and/or mental functioning in life tasks. Treatment is directed toward maximizing functional skill and task-related performance for the development of a client's vocational, avocational, daily living or related capacities.
Relate to physical, perceptual, sensory, neuromuscular, sensory-integrative, cognitive or psychosocial skills.
Include, where appropriate for such purposes, and under appropriate conditions, modalities and techniques based on approaches taught in an occupational therapy curriculum and included in a program of professional education in occupational therapy registered by the department, and consistent with areas of individual competence. These approaches are based on:
Any treatment program described in this regulation shall be rendered on the prescription or referral of a physician.