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Symptom Checklist

We have developed a Symptom Checklist which outlines a number of behaviours or difficulties a child may be displaying.  It therefore helps as a checklist to determine whether a child would benefit from an assessment.  Having completed this you can call to discuss your concerns and arrange an assessment.

The Checklist will help you identify whether your child displays any of the following behaviours or difficulties?

  • Awkward running gait
  • Frequent falls or stumbles
  • Clumsiness
  • Messy feeder
  • Dressing independently
  • Using cutlery
  • Tying shoelaces
  • Riding a bike
  • Hopping /skipping or jumping
  • Playing football
  • Ball skills
  • Poor organisation skills
  • Poor concentration and short attention span
  • Forgetful

At school:

They may have difficulties with:

  • Reading
  • Handwriting
  • Spelling
  • Maths
  • Concentration/attention
  • Remembering instructions
  • Mixing with peers
  • Organisation
  • Sitting still

Download Symptom Checklist

Should the child display a range of these difficulties please contact us for further advice.

For more information please visit our How We WorkConditions and Treatments pages or download and complete our Initial Enquiry Form, and return to the office via email or by post.  Details are below:-


Address: Tree Tops Children's Occupational Therapy, Eldon Road, Aycliffe Business Park, Co Durham, DL5 6UL

We will then contact you to confirm the assessment cost and then book an appointment if required.

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Client Testimonials - Tree Tops Clinic


County Durham

"Through structure and pushing the boundaries each week we saw a huge change in our son’s relationships with adults and other children. Asking our son about the experience he will tell you that he loves attending Tree Tops because it’s fun and exciting and he can wrestle with the bear in Reception."


County Durham

You've helped E* and ourselves in so many ways.  Staff have been super friendly, responding to queries quickly, offering lots of advice.  Thanks for everything.


County Durham

Great service! Additional resources informative and the one-to-one sessions have improved T's motor skills.


County Durham

"I found the Tree Tops service to be first class.  The support to myself and my child was excellent.  The biggest difference was C*'s handwriting skills, they improved 100%!"


County Durham

"Brilliant day with excellent information that had relevant case studies.  For home, understanding my child and her sensory awareness/distresses."


County Durham

"Very impressive service.  Programmes and comments were very constructive and have led to big improvements.  Thank you."

Children's Occupational Therapy North East

Tree Tops Occupational Therapy Ltd are an established service with an outstanding reputation for children's occupational therapy and sensory integration expertise.  

Based in County Durham, we work in partnership with families, schools and health professionals across the North East to make a difference to children’s lives by improving their ability to achieve as well as their general happiness and wellbeing.

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Please get in touch with us if you have any queries about our services, we are always here to help.

Tel: 01325 304 411

Eldon Road
Newton Aycliffe
Co Durham

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