Pediatric Occupational Therapy Resources

Helpful Resources in Baton Rouge, LA

Emerge’s Children’s Development Center Coordinator is on hand to guide parents through our programs. She is here to answer questions about whether your child is a good fit for Emerge, determine your child’s best placement, and help enroll your child into Emerge’s services. She also manages our parent resource library and organizes monthly Lunch-N-Learn presentations for families in our Conference Room. Finally, Emerge’s Social Worker is available to provide families with information, and connect with local resources. She can be reached by calling The Emerge Center at (225) 343-4232 ext. 1901.

At The Emerge Center, we’re committed to providing comprehensive OT resources for your child. Below you will find links to websites of companies and organizations that provide valuable support, guidance, and resources.

The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
The AOTA advances the quality, availability, use, and support of occupational therapy through standard-setting, advocacy, education, and research on behalf of its members and the public.

The American Occupational Therapy Foundation (AOTF)
The AOTF serves the public interest by supporting occupational therapy research and increasing public understanding of the important relationship between everyday activities (occupations) and health. They accomplish these aims primarily through grants and scholarships, programs and publications.

Consortium For Citizens With Disabilities (CCD)
The CCD is a coalition of approximately 100 national disability organizations working together to advocate for national public policy that ensures the self-determination, independence, empowerment, integration and inclusion of children and adults with disabilities in all aspects of society.