The use of therapeutic intervention is an essential aspect of our school.
Therapeutic interventions complement students' learning opportunities in the classroom. At Ruru Specialist School we incorporate therapies into the everyday experiences of our students.
Speech Language Therapy is a therapeutic intervention that supports overall development, specifically communication
Occupational Therapy is a client centred health profession focused on enabling people to participate in activities of everyday life.
Music therapy is a research based profession in which music is used to actively support students as they strive to improve their health, functioning and wellbeing
Physiotherapists work to maintain and promote student's health, to improve mobility and strength, relieve pain and to restore physical function