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We service throughout SA - including home visits

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Occupational Therapy

Our occupational therapy and rehabilitation services support the health and wellbeing of the South Australian community.

The skilled team at Advanced Therapy and Support provide quality and occupational therapy and rehabilitation services, including assessment, consultation, treatment, and rehabilitation planning and implementation. We proudly support the health and wellbeing of our Adelaide community and our aim is to empower people of all ages to achieve their goals, find fulfilment and optimise their lifestyles. 

Living with illness, pain, injury or disability can significantly impact on our ability to participate in a full range of social and professional contexts. Life can change, drastically or gradually.  

Our occupational therapists are committed to working with you to build the capabilities and confidence you need to participate in the activities of your daily life, effectively and independentlyWhatever life you choose to live, we are here to help. 

We support clients throughout all of South Australia, in your home or in-clinic. Virtual appointments are also available.

Occupational Therapy Services

Having the best occupational therapy service in Adelaide starts with skilled health
professionals who really care.

Our dedicated therapists apply their experience and knowledge empowering you to achieve your goals. The Occupational Therapists will work with your other health care providers to gain the best outcome for you.

What Occupational Therapy Services do we provide?

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NDIS Assistive Technology Assessment

We help make life a little easier by advising on technology and aids that suit your needs and are safe and easy to use.

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Home Modifications

From the simple to the more complex, we will advise you on how to make your home a safe, accessible, and comfortable place to live.

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Hospital Discharge Planning

We smooth the transition from hospital to home, making sure your clinical needs are being met, you have the right equipment, and community assistance for your return home and ongoing recovery.

Wheelchair Seating Assessments

Wheelchair Seating Assessments

We will review your posture, pressure areas, balance, range of motion, and the support you will require for effective mobility in your environments and participation in your occupations.

Pressure Care Management

We devise a care plan to help prevent and manage pressure injuries, such as ulcers, bedsores, and pressure sores with you and your care team.

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Manual Person Transfer Assessments & Plans

Our goal is to help prevent injuries and minimise any discomfort associated with handling or moving a person.

Neurological Rehabilitation

Neurological Rehabilitation

Having assessed your individual needs, we help you to reach your maximum potential with customised therapy programs.

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Supported Accommodation

Our team will evaluate your accommodation and help make sure your home meets your needs for independence, access, and safety.

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OHSW

We provide training on the prevention of workplace injuries and how to increase job access to someone with a disability.

We are a registered NDIS provider. We provide specialist OT services in your home or in-clinic.

Our experienced and dedicated team of occupational health professionals are here
to support you.

About Advanced Therapy
and Support

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Carlye Thompson

Senior Occupational Therapist

Our Adelaide-based Occupational Therapy Service is led by Carlye Thompson. Carlye studied at the University of South Australia and qualified as an Occupational Therapist in 2004. She has worked in OT services for 16+ years. Carlye helps people in the areas of stroke rehabilitation and aged care, in-home care, primary health care, occupational rehabilitation and neurological rehabilitation support. As well as being a caring OT professional, Carlye enjoys time with family and keeping busy. “I have a 14-year-old son who is heavily involved in sports so in my spare time, I am assisting the football committee with events, and scoring cricket. I also enjoy activities such as reading, walking, spending time with friends and family and craft (diamond art).”

Why choose us?

Experienced & Qualified Occupational Therapists

Our dedicated therapists apply their experience and knowledge to find the best ways to support your health and wellbeing. They will work as a team to find the plan that suits your needs.

A plan that is custom-made for you

The best outcomes for each client require an uncompromising ‘client-centred’ approach. It is not a ‘one-size-fits-all'. We respect your wishes and strive to be responsive to your needs and the needs of your carers. That is our commitment to you.

Clear & Regular Communication

We will always aim to provide you with the information and support you need. We will explain our recommendations to you to ensure that you remain part of your care plan and have participation and feedback about the next steps to achieve your goals.

Aged Care Specialists

We coordinate with our local My Aged Care Providers to support you and make the right Occupational Therapy recommendations for your situation. This includes prescribing the most appropriate assistive equipment and home modifications so you can manage your daily tasks with ease.

Funding

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NDIS

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) provides eligible clients with funding for many of the assistive technologies you may need.

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Return To Work SA

In the event of a workplace injury, you can be covered for essential support and services

DVA

Funding and support is also available for those who have served in the defence of our nation.

Need help?

Contact us

Our experienced and dedicated team of occupational health professionals are here to support you. We support clients throughout South Australia, in your home or in-clinic. Virtual appointments are also available.

Phone: 0407 415 407

Email: ot@therapyandsupport.com.au

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