Occupational Therapy Services FAQs

Where are you located?

Our main office is located at Center for Student Services on the second floor in Room 248 (near the elevators).
We have additional services at Student Wellness Services located at 1239 Arden Rd.

Hours of Service:
Monday - Friday at 9:00am - 5:00pm
Closed on Institute Holidays.

What can I expect from Occupational Therapy Services?

Appointments are scheduled to be 1 hour long. Initial occupational therapy appointments will be spent getting to know you and your primary concerns, while follow-up appointments focus on checking in on your progress and creating a plan toward meeting your identified short-term goals. Occupational therapy consultations focus on providing concrete strategies and formulating a plan to manage a very specific area of focus. Consultations are designed to be a one-time visit, although students may continue with individual occupational therapy if desired.

How often do I have to come?

That's up to you and your therapist! Some students benefit from a weekly check-in, while others may be seen every two weeks, once a month, or even once a term. Many students start off meeting weekly, and adjust depending on their progress and individual schedules.

Is there anything I should bring?

You are encouraged to bring your phone, laptop, tablet, planner or anything else that helps you stay organized. Other items such as your syllabi for current coursework may also be helpful.

How do I pick between counseling and occupational therapy?

Many students go to both! Occupational therapy is not a replacement for our counseling services. You can think of occupational therapy services as....
Click here to read more about our counseling services.