COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P. O. BOX 2120
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120
SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 52
March 21, 1997

INFORMATIONAL

TO: Division Superintendents
FROM:
 
Richard T. La Pointe
Superintendent of Public Instruction
SUBJECT:
 
Handbook for Occupational & Physical Therapy
Services in the Public Schools of Virginia

 
  We are pleased to inform you that a copy of the publication
  Handbook for Occupational & Physical Therapy Services in the
  Public Schools of Virginia will be sent to you under
  separate cover.  This document was developed and published
  under the leadership of the Virginia Department of
  Education, through a joint venture with the Shenandoah
  Valley Regional Program, Augusta County Public Schools. A
  document of this nature has been requested by school
  administrators, therapists, teachers, and parents for some
  time.  This resource document builds on and updates previous
  guidelines for occupational and physical therapy services.

  We will also be sending one copy to directors of special
  education.  Questions about this resource document may be
  referred to the technical assistance staff assigned to your
  region, or Dr. Patricia Abrams, Associate Director, Office
  of Special Education and Student Services, at (804) 225-2707.


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