Social Workers review and complete an initial intake for children with diagnosed or suspected developmental delays. The Social Worker will connect the child with the appropriate Therapists on the Children’s Rehabilitation Services Team including Speech Language Pathologists, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists and other providers. The Social Worker may refer the client to other community based services or other health providers as needed.
For children and youth with a diagnosed or suspected developmental delay.
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.
Anyone can refer.
If a child requires services from an Occupational Therapists (OTs), Physical Therapists (PTs), and Speech Language Pathologists (SLPs), an intake interview must be completed over the telephone with a Social Worker.