Portland Public Schools

  Portland, Oregon

501 N. DixonPortland, OR 97227(503) 916-2000

Related Services

Related Services are
“supportive services [that] are required to assist a child with
a disability to benefit from special education . . . ”
[Section 300.24(a)].
Occupational Therapy

School-based Occupational Therapy is a related service provided to facilitate a student's participation in school-related activities such as accessing the environment and the curriculum. Occupational Therapists provide interventions through collaboration and consultation with parents, teachers, and other educational staff to provide tools and strategies.

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy is a related service in school settings, in which the focus is on making sure that students with mobility challenges are able to access their educational curriculum in all settings.