Occupational Therapy

We are here to help you achieve optimal health and wellbeing through participation in the occupations of life.

Our expert team of Occupational Therapists can hep you develop, recover and maintain skills to participate in normal living and working environments. 

 

We specialise and practise the following support and tailor our care and approach to each individual need:

Assessments and Therapy 

  • Muscle tone, joint stability and core strength

  • Motor coordination and postural stability

  • Motor learning

  • Handwriting, posture and grapho-motor skills

  • Neuro developmental areas

  • Sensory processing, sensory overload and resultant behavioural issues

  • Visual perception

  • Self-care skills

Assessments Tools 

  • Motor observations assessment

  • Bruininks-Oseretsky Test of Motor Proficiency, Second Edition (BOT-2)

  • Sensory Profile 2 -TODDLER, CHILD, ADOLESCENT/ADULT

  • Sensory Processing Measure (SPM)

  • Vineland Adaptive Behaviour Scales, Third Edition (Vineland-3)

  • Beery Buktenica Developmental Test of Visual Motor Integration 6th Edition (Beery VMI)

  • Detailed Assessment of Speed of Handwriting (DASH)

  • Adaptive Behaviuor Assessment System - Third Edition (ABAS-3)

If you have any questions or would like to make an appointment, please contact our friendly reception staff on 02 4969 8060. 

If you would like to make a referral to our service, please click here to complete the form and fax to 02 4969 2879 or email to info@psychologistnewcastle.com.au. 

Contact us now to make an appointment