How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

12 terms

OTPF Performance Skills

STUDY
PLAY
Motor Skills
Actions or behaviors a client uses to move and physically interact with tasks, objects, contexts, and environments. Includes planning, sequencing, and executing new and novel movements.
Examples of Motor Skills
Bending and reaching
Pacing
Coordinating
Maintaining balance
Anticipating or adjusting posture and body position
Manipulating
Praxis Skills
Skilled purposeful movements. Ability to carry out sequential motor acts as part of an overall plan rather than individual acts, learned motor activity, including following through on verbal command, and organize temporal sequences of actions within the spatial context.
Examples of Praxis Skills
Same as Motor
Bending and reaching
Pacing
Coordinating
Maintaining balance
Anticipating or adjusting posture and body position
Manipulating
Sensory-perceptual Skills
Actions or behaviors a client uses to locate, identify, and respond to sensations and to select, interpret, associate, organize, and remember sensory events based on discriminating experiences through a variety of sensations that include visual, auditory, proprioceptive, tactile, olfactory, gustatory, and vestibular.
Examples of Sensory-perceptual Skills
Positioning the body
Hearing and locating
Locating using senses
Timing the appropriate moment
Discerning
Emotional Regulation Skills
Actions or behaviors a client uses to identify, manage, and express feelings while engaging in activities or interacting with others.
Examples of Emotional Regulation Skills
Responding
Persisting
Controlling
Recovering
Displaying
Utilizing
Cognitive Skills
Actions or behaviors a client uses to plan and manage the performance of an activity
Examples of Cognitive Skills
Judging
Selecting
Sequencing
Organizing
Prioritizing
Creating
Multitasking
Communication and Social Skills
Actions or behaviors a person uses to communicate and interact with others in an interactive environment.
Examples of Communication and Social Skills
Looking
Gesturing
Maintaining
Initiating and answering
Taking turns
Acknowledging