Occupational Therapy


Occupational Therapy strives to support children from ages birth to 21 with cognitive, physical, sensory and motor deficits by improving their performance with self-care, play and functional motor skills in order to be a successful student within their educational and home environment.


Services by Occupational Therapy:

  • Fine motor skills: small, finely coordinated hand movements;  
  • Visual perceptual skills: the ability to understand and interpret what is seen;
  • Visual motor skills: the ability to coordinate visual skills and motor skills;
  • Self-care skills: feeding, dressing, hygiene, and toileting skills for increasing independence in necessary life skills
  • Sensory processing: the ability to process incoming sensory information (Visual, Auditory, Taste, Touch, Movement, Vestibular) in order to participate appropriately within the school environment
  • Strength and endurance
  • Body awareness
  • Classroom positioning and adaptations
  • Equipment modifications and recommendations
  • Sensory motor skills necessary for participation in an educational program



Special Education Director or Coordinator in the local school districts.

Contact Us
HVED District Office
1410 Bundy Blvd
Winona, MN 55987
(507) 452-1200
Fax: (507) 452-3422

M - F   7:30am - 4:00pm
The District Office is closed until
further notice due to COVID-19.

River Valley Academy
51 Red School Lane
P.O. Box 7
Kellogg, MN 55945
(507) 767-3339
Fax: (507) 767-3232


Caledonia Elementary School
511 W. Main St.
Caledonia, MN 55921
(507) 474-7196
Fax: (507) 725-8141

(Attitude, Character, Heart,
Integrity, Effort, Values, and Excellence)
211 Main Street
Hokah, MN 55941