Handwriting Assessment Protocol (2nd Edition)
What is it?
The McMaster Handwriting Assessment Protocol (2nd Edition) provides a structured framework for assessing the handwriting of school-aged children in kindergarten to Grade 6. This protocol was designed to identify the specific areas in which a child is having difficulty with handwriting and to help occupational therapists determine whether and where to intervene.
What does it include?
The manual includes:
- Detailed descriptions and procedures for the assessment protocol
- Assessment forms
- Recent syntheses of evidence regarding handwriting
- Assessment samples that can be used to assist in clinical decision-making
It is a very practical tool for occupational therapists who work with school-aged children who have difficulties with handwriting, an important occupation that contributes to school success.
A sample page of the Handwriting Assessment Protocol can be found below:
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