Contact InfoName: Candace Achtymichuk
City: Sherwood Park
Private Practice InfoPrivate Practice Name: Candace Achtymichuk BScOT Occupational Therapist
Years in Practice: more than 20 years but less than 30 years
I am an Occupational Therapist in good standing with SAOT, ACOT and CAOT. I specialize in the treatment and management of infants, children, adolescents, and adults with a variety of congenital, developmental, neuromuscular, skeletal, or acquired disorders/diseases. Treatments focus on improving gross and fine motor skills, visual motor and visual perceptual skills, balance and coordination, strength and endurance, self/mutual regulation, sensory processing as well as feeding and self-care skills. I am also able to dispense and make custom made splints and foot orthotics, as well as adaptive equipment (non-AADL). I can provide counseling and support in the areas of health and wellness, positive mental health, stress management, work place setup, energy conservation, and home modifications. I have extensive experience working with children with autism and a variety of other conditions both in their home and school/community settings. I am also available and have experience in providing educational presentations to staff, parents and community members on a variety of topics, that can be custom selected. I am also available and have experience in program development and resource management for agencies and communities.