Oct 22, 2018, Newfoundland/Labrador Telegram: Letter: N.L. schools need occupational therapists https://www.thetelegram.com/opinion/letter-to-the-editor/letter-nl-schools-need-occupational-therapists-252185/ More and more children need support in the classroom due to specialized needs and accommodations. N.L. has the highest autism prevalence rate in Canada. More mental-health issues and learning disabilities are seen at younger ages. Large class sizes can become a barrier for teachers to accommodate all needs within a classroom….