Occupational Therapy

Cognitive Functional Capacity Evaluations

This type of FCE may be useful as an addditional component to a general FCE since the individual's cognitive function is assessed along with physical function.  It is typically used when there has been long term depression or mild brain injury that may have impacted the individual's cognitive functioning in such situations a cognitive FCE can provide informtion that critical in employment planning.

Indicators:

  • Post TBA
  • Clinical Depression
  • Neurological conditions when there is a question of the workers ability and tolerance to perform the cognitive components of job duties.