Heather graduated in 2017 with a Master Degree in Occupational Therapy from Curtin University. Prior to this, she studied a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology and Counselling) at Edith Cowan University. She has just returned to Perth after living in Adelaide for three years
, where she worked in private practice paediatric clinics alongside Physiotherapists, Speech Pathologists, Social Workers and Nutritional Therapists.
Heather is experienced at working with children on the Autism Spectrum, with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Global Developmental Delay, Generalised Anxiety Disorder and Pathological Demand Avoidance Disorder. She has a particular interest in working with children to support their regulation, social and emotional needs. Heather has completed additional training in feeding therapy and handwriting.
In her spare time, Heather enjoys catching up with friends, exploring new places, going for hikes and spending time with her family. Heather looks forward to working with your child and family to support in achieving their goals!