How does Occupational Therapy support Mental Health?
Occupational Therapy plays a vital role in supporting Mental Health. When people experience mental illness, it can be a confusing and distressing time. Often the ability to carry out usual routines and activities can become challenging.
Accessing support to participate in daily activities is a vital part of managing mental health. Support allows individuals to realize their potential, cope with the normal stresses of life, and work productively.
Occupational therapists provide this support and adopt a client centred perspective. This means we work with individuals