Location: Brisbane, Work From Home, In Clinic and in the Community ( Yes! Variety)
A casual – contract role with future.
Do you have community clinical experience, interested in or skilled in neurological occupational therapy?
New Graduates Welcomed To Apply!
If so, OT Brisbane is looking for you.
Our mission is to help people expand their life through smart and innovative practices. We love helping people to boost their cognitive fitness and we value how it helps people live wholesome purposeful lives ………….ours included.
It’s an expanding specialist private practice helping adults who experience neurological conditions to live better.
We’re looking for someone, maybe like you, seeking clinical variety to grow their therapy skills to serve people who live with complex conditions such as acquired brain injury, dementia, Parkinson’s disease, Multiple Sclerosis and stroke. … .. Click here to read the rest
No doubt about it, physical exercise is a winner for your brain health.
But are there brain protecting benefits and if so what’s the right exercises to help you support brain health for life?
In this article we cover:
We’ve all seen the commercial “Compare the Difference”
It’s superannuation ad that compares two workers super funds.
One worker invests with a super fund the other invests in an “standard” super program.
The proposed difference between the two is $100,000s across a person’s lifetime.… .. Click here to read the rest
If you’re a patient of Occupational Therapy Brisbane and are either attending our clinic at Herston or you’re having a therapist visit you at your home please note this essential information with regards to COVID – 19.
As part of our work to support our patients and the community, we’d like you to be aware of the current COVID-19 symptom and contact risks.
Have you experienced a fever, cough, sore throat, or shortness of breath
Had contact with someone diagnosed with or suspected of having Coronavirus
Have travelled internationally or domestically (Victoria or NSW) or within QLD Known COVID Cluster location in the last 14 Days;
If you have experienced any of the following prior to your appointment, please phone ahead and advise our reception staff before an OT attends your home or you present to our clinic.
According to QLD Health, the common symptoms of COVID-19 include
If you’ve been living with Parkinson’s Disease for some time it’s likely you’ve experienced Freezing of Gait episodes.
You see, 1 in 2 people living with PD are predicted to experience some form of Freezing of Gait. (Amboni, 2015)
Not every client has asked us “What can I do stop Parkinson’s freezing gait?”
But those people who do, for them, it’s a big concern.
Freezing can be a massive life barrier and a major safety threat and we’d like to help you overcome this today.
Think your parent has dementia?
If you’re worried about your mum or dad’s cognitive decline and are trying to figure out how to talk to your parent about their potential dementia signs – well, it can be an emotional minefield ( for both people).
It doesn’t need to be this way and we’d like to help you.
No doubt, it can be filled with what-ifs, should I, worry, fear, anxiety and heartache.
Seeing the changes in a person who has been a figure in your life can be challenging.
Talking about it perhaps even harder.
But does this concern get in the way of a great conversation, positive actions, a safer life path or achieving a greater quality of life?
An early conversation about dementia signs can lead to early intervention where it may not be dementia at all.
Yep, it can be hard.
This guide is written by a senior therapist, David Norris, to support you if you think your parent has dementia. It serves you so you can talk with your parent about their memory changes, potential signs of dementia and what to do about them.… .. Click here to read the rest
Does this sound like you?
People Person Wanted.
Loves Customer Service and is good with process.
Has an eye for improvement and opportunities.
Occupational Therapy Brisbane is a growing Occupational Therapy private practice.
We offer specialist services to people who live with complex neurological conditions such as acquired brain injury, dementia, Parkinson’s Disease, Multiple Sclerosis and stroke.
We’d love to connect a highly motivated person who is a wizard in Health Administration and or Executive Assistant tasks and is looking for work from home opportunity.
The right applicant must have excellent communication and organisational skills to best support our professional staff and meet the needs of our clients.
This is for a Casual position developing into Permanent Part time for successful applicant
The role requires provision of administrative services for Occupational Therapy Brisbane with duties including: