Occupational Therapy

Enhancing independence and functionality with Occupational Therapy

Our Occupational Therapy service provides a dynamic and goal-oriented form of therapy that helps individuals achieve greater independence and fulfilment in their daily activities.

The OT team consists of specialist clinicians who provide neurological upper limb rehabilitation and complex seating intervention, as well as functional capacity assessments, cognitive assessment and recommendations, and minor home modifications or assistive technology planning.

Our occupational therapists work closely with other multidisciplinary team members to provide holistic management and rehabilitation for ANY level of function at any stage of the rehabilitative process.

Therapy can be provided in a range of community or clinical settings, including our fully equipped therapy kitchen. So if you're looking for top-notch care and support, you can trust our team to help you achieve your goals.

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Areas commonly addressed within our Occupational Therapy service:

  • Personal care activities
  • Functional transfers and movement
  • Cognitive assessment and retraining
  • Home safety/set up including equipment reviews, trials and recommendations
  • Assistive aids and devices to help you maintain independence
  • Skills for activities of daily living
  • Leisure activities and skills

Specialist Occupational Therapy Services that set our team apart:

  • NDIS OT assessment and report writing including functional capacity assessment
  • Specialised seating assessment,
    trials and scripting
  • Upper limb assessment and retraining

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Therapy team help you reach your goals today

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Empowering NDIS participants
through Occupational Therapy

At Northern Beaches Rehabilitation, our occupational therapy team works tirelessly to assist NDIS participants with reporting and access through the NDIS to receive reasonable and necessary funding to improve independence and quality of life.

Our therapists have training in performing functional capacity assessments, as well as assistive technology trials and reports, basic home modification recommendations and much, much more.

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Specialised seating assessment, trials and scripting

Occupational Therapy
Our specialised seating service allows even the most complex of posture or pain issues to be optimised and addressed. Through working closely with local equipment providers, our team uses best evidence to consider all aspects of skin integrity, pressure, posture and pain to optimise upper limb performance, body alignment and respiratory function. 

Our motto at NBR is any level of ability, and this extends to the breadth of specialised seating services which includes:

  • Power wheelchairs
  • Manual wheelchairs
  • Power assist add ons
  • Scooters
  • Sports chairs
  • Orthopaedic recliners and sitting chairs
  • Pressure care management and much more
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Upper limb assessment and retraining

Our occupational therapists have extensive experience in management of upper limb spasticity (including referral for and management of botulinum toxin injection), hemiparesis and hemiplegia including functional intervention, constraint induced movement therapy, assistive technology solutions for task performance and splinting advice.
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Explore our funding
options

Making quality healthcare accessible for everyone

As a privately funded clinic we do our best to work and assist access to available funding streams which include private health, NDIS, Aged Care, DVA and medicare funding streams. Please chat to the team if you would like to know more about our funding options.

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