OT4Children - specialists in providing occupational therapy for children and young people aged 0-19 years.
Zoe is a qualified paediatric occupational therapist, and has worked in a variety of NHS and local authority hospital and community based roles. She has also worked as a paediatric case manager since 2000 and has worked with children with a range of complex difficulties, including cerebral palsy, acquired brain injury, orthopaedic and spinal injuries. She enjoys working with children, their families and other professionals in relation to therapy, equipment and accommodation needs.
Heidi is a qualified occupational therapist and has worked in a variety of roles within Social Services and NHS Trusts for before moving into independent practice as a paediatric OT, case manager and expert witness 2008. She has a special expertise in working with children and young people with neurological conditions, in particular acquired and traumatic brain injury, with extensive experience and skills in postural management, moving and handling, aids and equipment and housing issues. She is passionate about facilitating opportunities to promote play, leisure and hobbies in daily life.
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Our philosophy is to:
Work proactively and collaboratively with children and their families, schools and other environments to identify each child’s individual strengths and challenges
We ask the child and family to prioritise challenges they wish to work on.
We recognise the importance of harnessing the child’s interests and motivation in order to achieve outcomes.