Mater Health

Occupational therapists are experts in enabling people to participate in the activities of everyday life.

Our adult occupational therapists can assist with:

  • Home safety audits and home modifications
  • Equipment prescription (including MASS and NDIS)
  • Pressure care
  • Cognitive assessment
  • Activities of daily living (ADL) assessment and retraining
  • Assessments for NDIS (including pre-planning, functional reports for SIL/SDA applications, and assistive technology applications)
  • Community access

Our paediatrics occupational therapist can assist with:

  • Home safety audits and home modifications
  • Equipment prescription
  • Functional assessments and therapy towards independence in activities of daily living
  • Transitioning to school after admissions
  • Developmental input
  • Sensory modulation
  • Feeding therapy programs (joint speech pathology and dietitian)
  • Upper limb management
  • Equipment prescriptions (MASS and NDIS)
  • Transitioning to occupational roles within the community
  • Incontinence support and management
  • NDIS assistance (assessments and treatment programs)