Independent OT Service

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

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Career Profile:

I have taken a wide variety of clinical positions to develop my holistic knowledge base and clinical background to ensure each child receives the best available assessment and treatment. My  clinical experience includes:

Peterborough Child Development Unit for the assessment and treatment of children under 5 years (Pre-school and nursery settings), working as part of a multi-disciplinary team providing early intervention services for children and families with neurodevelopmental disorders, physical disabilities and global developmental delay.  

Assessment and Treatment of School age Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorders:

o Developmental Co-ordination Disorder and Dyspraxia

o Autistic Spectrum disorder

o Sensory Processing disorders

o Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder (ADD / ADHD)

Assessment and Treatment of Children with Autistic Spectrum disorders and challenging behaviour within Specialist Independent schools and special Schools.

     • Specialist assessment and treatment planning for medico-legal cases, including children with acquired brain injuries, physical                 disabilities.

  Assessment of children to support an application for an Education and Health Care Plan (EHCP), formerly a statement of special educational needs.

•  Providing Occupational  Therapy to pupils within schools to meet their Statutory Statement of Special educational Needs, working directly with educational authorities

Consultation and training courses for  parents, schools, organisations (including National Autism Society) and health professionals.

Assessment, Advice and treatment for Children with multiple and profound Physical and Learning Disabilities; including provision of equipment, and advice on manual handling.

• Providing direct therapy to children within their home.