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Therapies We Offer

Therapies offered at Windmill Hill include:

Occupational Therapy

  • Sensory Integration
  • Independence in self-care and coping
  • Sensory processing
  • Environmental adaptation
  • Enhancement of visual perception
  • Assessment of sensory processing
  • Organisational skills
  • Sensory issues
  • Motor coordination and hand skills
  • Self-regulation to improve concentration

Speech and Language Therapy

  • To facilitate effective use of existing communication skills
  • To enable students to learn and develop new communication skills
  • Development of independence in communication
  • Assessment and enhancement of functional communication skills
  • Assessment and support of social understanding
  • Assessment and support of social communication skills
  • Assessment and enrichment of relationship skills
  • Promoting a positive communication environment

Behavioural Therapy

  • Protective Behaviours
  • Anxiety-reduction
  • Anger and other challenging behaviour
  • Sensory processing difficulties
  • Social interaction

Equine Therapy

  • To promote well-being through interaction with horses
  • Overcome fears
  • Build up trust, respect and compassion
  • Develop communication skills
  • Increase self-esteem
  • Develop problem-solving techniques and coping strategies

Physiotherapy

  • Gross motor skills (muscle weakness, postural control, poor balance, motor planning, quality of movement)
  • Sports skills (running, jumping, catching and throwing ball, kicking ball, riding bicycle etc.)