BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy
DFG Assessments, Gross motor skills, Fine motor skills, Handwriting assessment & treatment, Self care, Postural managemen, DMO (Lycra) Splinting, School Based Therapy/Support, Sign Language
Having qualified as an occupational therapist in 2000, Michelle chose to specialise in paediatrics. She is based in Middlesex and visits children and their families in London and areas of South East England. Michelle has completed various postgraduate training courses, including qualifications in sensory integration and British sign language.
Michelle has previously worked in public, private and charitable sectors, gaining experience treating children with varying diagnoses. This includes acquired and congenital brain injury, orthopaedic disorders and children with sensory processing difficulties, including Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Michelle's expertise focuses on supporting children with complex physical disabilities, including cerebral palsy.
Providing a holistic approach when treating her clients, Michelle ensures all of their needs are met and they can reach their maximum potential. She delivers sensory based interventions to support learning, as well as providing sensory diets and strategies which the family can use at home. Where it is required, Michelle provides seating and postural management for the child, advising on the most suitable seating equipment and training parents and carers on safe use.
Michelle maintains her professional memberships of the Sensory Integration Network and the Alternative and Augmentative Communication Specialist Interest Group.
Michelle is just one of our nationwide network of therapists.
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