Rehabilitating Brighter Futures

School Based Rehab Program

WESTARM provides rehabilitation services to students with special needs through contracts with local area school districts. Our school-based therapists are experienced in treating special needs students in an educational environment that includes:

  • Related service providers who act as a collaborative part of the IEP team.
  • Proficient with multiple IEP Software programs including IEP Writer, ProSoft, and Skyward.
  • Efficient use of ACCESS billing systems and requirements.
  • Trained in Indicator 13 (Transition Services) for IEP planning.
  • Provide strong support and training to regular, learning support, autistic support, and life skills educators.
  • Provide consultative services regarding early handwriting interventions through a kindergarten push-in program.
  • Competent in Handwriting Without Tears interventions for Pre-school through Grade 5.
  • Experienced in providing support for sensory needs for classroom management.
  • Knowledgeable regarding visual motor and perceptual deficits that impact classroom performance.
  • Utilize a wide range of standardized assessment tools for thorough evaluation processes.
  • Use of evidenced-based practice guidelines in school setting to maximize outcomes.
L-R: Nikki Ladouceur, OTR/L; Jessica Roddy, MS,PT; Gail Eshelman, OTR/L; Miranda Watson, OTR/L; Barbie Yankasky, OTR/L; Vicki Doran, COTA

If you would like to discuss any of our services that can be provided within your school district or obtain a professional reference, please contact us at (724) 337-6522.


Corporate Office
(724) 337-6522

(724) 274-4333

(724) 543-1627

Leechburg / Allegheny Twp
(724) 845-2048

Lower Burrell
(724) 335-5526

Natrona Heights
(724) 224-2718

New Kensington / Arnold
(724) 339-7725

(412) 793-9900

(724) 353-0005

(724) 567-2265

Homecare Office
(724) 337-0420