Best Occupational Therapists in Newcastle

Best Occupational Therapists in Newcastle
Therapist helps seniors in an occupational therapy course. Source: BS

Below is a list of the top and leading Occupational Therapists in Newcastle. To help you find the best Occupational Therapists located near you in Newcastle, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.

Newcastle’s Best Occupational Therapists:

The top rated Occupational Therapists dealing with the recovery or treatment of injured patients or disabled people are:

  • Stepping Stones Therapy for Children
  • Sarah Poissant – The Rainbow Clinic
  • Happy Dots Occupational Therapy for Children

Stepping Stones Therapy for Children

Stepping Stones Therapy for Children
Stepping Stones Therapy for Children

Stepping Stones Therapy for Children offers Occupational Therapy services to help your infant, toddler or child to develop the skills and confidence they need to flourish. Every child should have the opportunity to be the best that they can be. In order to reach their potential, they realise that some children need a helping hand to overcome the challenges that life may present them. This is where they can help.

Products/Services:

Babies and Toddlers, Sensory Processing, Rolling, Walking, Sittingcrawling, Manipulating Toys with Hands, Occupational Therapy, Preschool and School-Aged Children, Movement Sensitivity, Poor Scissor Skills, Touch Sensitivity, Hyperactivity, Pencil and Messy Handwriting,

LOCATION:

AddressMerewether, 3/228 Union St, Newcastle NSW 2291
Phone: (02) 4951 2116
Website: www.steppingstonesforchildren.com.au

REVIEWS:

“Stepping Stones is an excellent occupational therapy practice. Michelle and her staff are highly professional and well equipped to meet your child’s needs. Their integrity and collaborative approach means that I always feel confident to refer clients to them.

Stepping Stones understands children with emotional and behavioural difficulties, including childhood trauma. You will be impressed by their experience, guidance and the way they delight in helping children reach their goals.” – Yolande Willis

The Rainbow Clinic

Sarah Poissant - The Rainbow Clinic
Sarah Poissant – The Rainbow Clinic

Sarah Poissant has been working in Paediatrics for almost 10 years in both the acute (hospital) and community outpatient setting. She started working in August of 2004, as an Occupational Therapy Assistant at Newcastle Paediatric Occupational Therapy. Once graduated, she continued working as an Occupational Therapist at Newcastle Paediatric Occupational Therapy for around 2.5 years before heading abroad to work in Scotland, United Kingdom for the Royal Hospital for Sick Children.

Sarah spent a further 2 years working in London, as a Senior Paediatric Occupational Therapist with Kaleidoscope, Children and Young People’s Centre.

Products/Services:

Manual Dexterity, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Finger or Fine-Motor Coordination, Initial Assessment, Ball Skills and Balance Skills, Dressing, Grooming, Eating and Drinking, Disorder, School Readiness Skills, Group Therapy, Sensory Approaches, Social Skills, Self-Care Skills, Home Assessment, Play Skills or Leisure Activities

LOCATION:

Addresssuite 7 level 2/3 Hopetoun St, Charlestown NSW 2290
Phone: (02) 4910 0777
Website: www.rainbowclinic.com.au

REVIEWS:

“They have been a great support to my daughter over the last couple of years.” – Mark Whitehouse

Happy Dots Occupational Therapy for Children

Happy Dots Occupational Therapy for Children
Happy Dots Occupational Therapy for Children

Happy Dots Occupational Therapy for Children is a privately owned clinic located in Cardiff Singleton & Williamtown, which offers a friendly, professional and sensory based approach for children of varying conditions, aged between 2-18 years of age. They strive for sensory & play based therapy that is FUN!

Products/Services:

Comprehensive Initial Assessments, Meet & Greet Session, Review Assessment, Individual Therapy, Screenings (preschool & school aged), Group Therapy, School Visits, Professional Development (parent & teacher workshops), Occupational Therapy Resources, Home Visits

LOCATION:

Address2/342-346 Main Rd, Cardiff NSW 2285
Phone: (02) 4959 8920
Website: www.happydots.com.au

REVIEWS:

“Lovely staff, great atmosphere, massive gym rooms – highly recommended!!” – Joshua Day

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