Welcome to Ask An OT

This site is to assist you to understand more about occupational therapy and what it can do for you. If you have any sort of disability or impairment or wish to learn more about being an Occupational Therapist, this site will guide and direct you.

Qualified Occupational Therapists are available to answer any queries on the forum and provide advice or guidance on any issues.

"A doctor may save your life, but an Occupational Therapist helps you live it!"


Creating a wheelchair accessible property

The feature demonstrates what can be done to create a high specification home, with adaptations to enable a wheelchair user to be independent.

Moving and Handling

What to do when it is difficult to move a person

Funding adaptations to your home

If you require an adaptation to your home, read this feature to find out how the process works.

Bathing Difficulties

A common difficulty a disabled or elderly person has is accessing their bath. The bathroom is full of risks due to the environmental conditions.

Environmental Design and Dementia

Living, working or caring for a person with dementia can be challenging. Adapting the environment so a person with dementia can make more sense of it is essential.