Clare has as worked as an Occupational Therapist in the field of Paediatrics for over 13 years. She has experience working with children of all ages with both mild and complex disabilities; including Cerebral Palsy, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Developmental Co-ordination Disorder and Sensory Integration Dysfunction.
Clare has worked in a variety of healthcare settings, in both mainstream and special schools, nurseries, children’s homes and respite care places.
Clare has completed postgraduate training in numerous treatment approaches including Sensory Integration Modules 1 and 2 and is a qualified Bobath therapist. She has also completed additional courses in postural management, DCD, handwriting and splinting all in addition to a postgraduate diploma in Management of Childhood Disability.
Clare is experienced in using a variety of assessment tools both standardised and non-standardised and using a variety of treatment approaches tailor-made to help the child, their family and carers meet their needs and maximise their potential in everyday life.
Individual assessments of your child's needs and abilities including a written report. Reports are designed to be as jargon-free as possible and a useful working document for yourselves and your child's school.Read More
Working with children in a on- to-one or in a group situation using either ready made packages e.g. Rainbow Road or Handwriting Without Tears or sessions designed specifically for the child/children following assessment or screening.Read More
We can provide on-site intervention in school which can include: assessment or screening of identified children, working alongside staff and children in the classroom in group or one-to-one sessions etc.Read More
Training packages are available for SENCOs, teachers, teaching assistants and parents and can be tailor-made to meet your requirements or learning needs.Read More