An NDIS registered national provider, we support people with permanent and significant disability. The main focus of Full Life Occupational Therapy is to serve the deaf and hard-of-hearing community. We are passionate about helping people live full lives, and are always on the search to identify creative and innovative ways to overcome obstacles to injuries, illnesses and disabilities. Specialisations include assessment, treatment and facilitating solutions for assistive technology, home modifications, hand and upper limb pathology, case management and product development. Many of the therapists are able to communicate in Auslan and share a special interest in helping the deaf and hard of hearing community, with some team members and/or their family members being deaf.
Lead therapist and founder, Louise Dreyer, has over 16 years of experience as a registered Occupational Therapist, working with all age groups and abilities across public and private practice. Growing up with a deaf sister is a driver for the passion to help the deaf and hard of hearing community.
Assessment and recommendations for assistive technology and equipment solutions for all ages, injuries, illnesses and disabilities.
Will research and find solutions that help people participate more easily and safely in everyday life.
Home visits to assess for and work out the best solutions for home modifications to promote a person’s safety and participation in everyday life when affected by injury or disability.
Coordination of all services required including measuring, drawing, report writing, applications and overseeing installation of modifications to ensure the best outcomes.
Making customised upper limb orthotics for clients with disabilities, who’s condition results in hand and upper limb pathology and functional limitation.
Prescribes aids to improve daily life activities when they’ve been affected by disability or hand and upper limb pathology.
Working with children and with hearing impairment to identify assistive technology needs and implement technology solutions.
Conducting handwriting assessments and treatment, including writing skills development.
Using Auslan to promote clear, smooth, stress-free communication between all people during meetings whilst offering occupational therapy and NDIS services.
Able to arrange initial consultation or follow up meetings via Skype using Auslan.
Providing general occupational therapeutic services which involves working with people of all ages, all injuries and disabilities to promote participation in everyday life from self-care tasks, household tasks, school, work, leisure or social activities.
Will find solutions to overcome barriers so that people can live the way they want and need to live. This may include equipment, environmental modifications or education.
Full Life Occupational Therapy provides at-home assessments or VRI consultations. Can communicate in Auslan. Email for an appointment
Allambie Heights, New South Wales, Australia
09:00 am – 05:00 pm