Occupational Therapists

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Claire

Claire

Occupational Therapy Team Leader

Claire is an Occupational Therapist who works across the aged care and disability sectors. She is passionate about working in the community alongside client’s to enable them to continue living in their home environment for as long as possible. Claire is committed to promoting participation in activities that have specific relevance or meaning to clients, and that support their interests, needs, and participation in daily life. Her interests and skills lie in equipment prescription and complex home modifications.

Claire has attained additional qualifications in complex home modifications enabling her to provide expert access advise on building renovations. Claire has also completed further training in complex seating and wheelchair prescription - MAT assessment trained.

Claire holds a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy from the University of the Sunshine Coast.

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Gemma

Senior Occupational Therapist

Gemma is an Occupational Therapist who works with NDIS participants to increase their independence and enable participation in all activities of daily living. Gemma is passionate about supporting and working collaboratively with individuals to meet their goals and optimise their quality of life. Gemma has experiencing working in both community and acute hospital settings in the ACT, specialising in assistive technology prescription and home modifications for people with physical disabilities.

Gemma holds a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy from Charles Sturt University in Albury, NSW.

Nicole

Nicole

Senior Occupational Therapist

Nicole is an Occupational Therapist who works with people with both physical and intellectual disabilities to assist them in achieving optimal independence in their everyday lives.

Nicole believes that it is important for people to have the opportunity to be as independent as possible. Working with individuals to remove barriers in their home environments, acquire assistive technologies/ equipment and providing therapy are many ways in which this can be achieved.

Nicole is a certified Major Modifications Occupational Therapist, and is trained in the area of complex postural seating. Both of these certificates have been obtained through Assistive Technologies Australia. Nicole has also attended various other training courses in the area of equipment prescription.

Nicole holds a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy from the University of Queensland.

Rebecca

Rebecca

Senior Occupational Therapist

Rebecca is an Occupational Therapist currently working within the NDIS team at Smart Solutions Rehab Group. The role enables Rebecca to work with individuals, their families and carers to improve quality of life and navigate the NDIS to help achieve their goals.
Rebecca believes that all people have the right to live their best life and she takes pride in enabling people to participate in activities meaningful to them.

Rebecca graduated from James Cook University with an academic medal. She has experience in the areas of equipment prescription, home modifications, functional retraining and falls prevention for a range of ages, cultures and disabilities. Rebecca is motivated to further expand her knowledge and use her skills to maximise the outcomes for her clients.

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Alexandra

Occupational Therapist

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Brianna

Occupational Therapist

Brianna is an Occupational Therapist who graduated from the University of the Sunshine Coast. She completed her honours in music therapy for those suffering with mental health disorders.

Brianna works within an inpatient rehabilitation setting and in the community helping people from all walks of life achieve their goals and become more independent. She has experience working with the elderly within aged care, within the Persistent Pain Clinic and some experience working within Queensland Education. Brianna has an interest in working with those with mental health conditions, brain injuries and simple home modifications.

Dominique

Dominique

Occupational Therapist

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Eliza

Eliza

Occupational Therapist

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Gabrielle

Gabrielle

Occupational Therapist

Gabi is an Occupational Therapist who works with older adults in the community to help them rehabilitate from illness or injury and maintain their independence. Gabi values collaborative, client-centred therapy because she understands it is important for older adults to maintain a sense of control and independence within their life for their overall wellbeing.

Gabi has experience in chronic conditions rehabiliation, mental health, and aged care. Gabi completed her Honours research in the area of adults with disability and continues to expand her knowledge in diseases common in older age and chronic conditions.

Gabi holds a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours) from the University of the Sunshine Coast.

Hannah

Hannah

Occupational Therapist

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Jacqueline

Jacqueline

Occupational Therapist

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Jane

Occupational Therapist

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Jessica

Occupational Therapist

Jess is an Occupational Therapist who works with a variety of different clients to help them to live quality, fulfilling and independent lives. Jess is enthusiastic about OT and loves to help people achieve their goals. She has experience in inpatient and community rehabilitation where she has assisted clients with a vast range of conditions and presentations.

Jess is a registered Occupational Therapist who graduated from the University of the Sunshine Coast with honours.

Kate

Kate

Occupational Therapist

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Marlee

Marlee

Occupational Therapist

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Sara

Sara

Occupational Therapist

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Sophia

Sophia

Occupational Therapist

Sophia is a Qualified Occupational Therapist who works with the Elderly in the community setting. Sophia is a highly motivated clinician that enjoys working alongside individual’s to enable them to live a meaningful life and optimise their level of independence within their everyday activities. Sophia has experience in the Aged Care sector in Residential settings.

Sophia holds a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy from the Waikato Institute of Technology in New Zealand.

Talulah

Talulah

Occupational Therapist

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