You may benefit from seeing an Occupational Therapist if you experience any of the following:
Difficulties performing self-care, domestic and/ or community activities
Require assistance to participate in a leisure activity
Workplace environment not setup properly for your needs.
Experience difficulties with work duties or university requirements
Problems with memory or thinking abilities (cognition)
Home environment requires modifying to enable independence and/ or increase safety
You experience fatigue performing your daily routines
You require technology to assist with controlling your environment, (e.g. television, switches)
Occupational Therapy Services may include:
Assessment of daily living skills and recommendations to maximise independence.
Workplace or university assessment
Energy conservation education
Equipment prescription, including wheelchairs and scooters.
Seating assessment if complex wheelchair needs
Pressure care assessment and equipment prescription
Setup of assistive technology and environmental controls
Cognitive strategies/ training