Occupational Therapy focuses on developing and maintaining skills to promote independence and help individuals lead a meaningful and functional life. Occupational Therapists use a dynamic and holistic approach that targets the family as a whole and not just the patient. We work together with families, schools and other health care providers to ensure consistency and success across all environments.

Intervention areas:

  • Fine motor development
  • Gross motor development
  • Motor planning
  • Visual perception
  • Cognition
  • Attention and concentration difficulties
  • Sensory processing difficulties
  • Balance and coordination difficulties
  • Handwriting support
  • Social skill development
  • Play Skill development
  • Self-care skills e.g. dressing, feeding, toileting etc.
  • School Readiness
  • Sleep difficulties
  • Behaviour support
  • Muscle strengthening

Therapies used

Our clinic has a strong belief in continued professional development and learning. Our therapists actively participate in new courses both nationally and internationally to bring to you the latest in evidence based practice and models of therapy. Some of the therapy methods used by our therapists include:

  • Therapeutic Listening Program
  • Wilbarger Brushing Protocol
  • The Alert Program (How does your engine run)
  • The Early Start Denvor Model (ESDM)
  • Sensory Integration
  • Reflex Integration Therapy
  • DIR Floor time
  • Intensive Therapy

We provide high quality treatment to people of all ages and with a variety of diagnoses including:

  • Therapy Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Physical disabilities e.g. Cerebral Palsy
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Learning difficulties
  • Developmental Delays
  • Syndromes and medical conditions
  • Degenerative disorders

Our family friendly clinic has all the resources and latest equipment needed to provide individualised and high quality intervention. We provide our intervention through a number of frameworks including:

  • Clinic based therpy (one on one or group therapy)
  • Home based therapy
  • School / workplace visits
  • Parent, teacher and carer training