Upper Limb / Fine Motor Skills

Upper Limb / Fine Motor SkillsSome children / young people struggle with tasks that are carried out by the smaller muscles of the body, in particular the hands and fingers.

These might include:

  • Strength and durability
  • Difficulty with shoelaces and doing up buttons
  • Scribbling and drawing
  • Poor handwriting
  • Problems picking up and manipulating small objects
  • Difficulty using both hands at the same time
  • Issues with using scissors
  • Difficulty using cutlery and drinking

We can help them develop the skills needed to improve their co-ordination and dexterity with a series of exercises, practical tasks, strategies and targeted therapy.

If you have any concerns about fine motor skills, please call  01664 567917 or Contact Us.