Rinda Strydom

Senior Occupational Therapist

Rinda graduated overseas in 1999 and started her career in Paediatrics working at a school for children with special needs (perceptual difficulties, fine- and gross motor difficulties, ADD/ADHD).

She also managed her own private practice, including assessment and intervention of children with physical and cognitive difficulties. Rinda has worked in a variety of settings in South Africa, New Zealand and Australia including acute, community, special needs and aged care. She is a member of The Occupational Therapy Australia Association and AHPRA registered.

Rinda is able to assist with a range of diagnosed and undiagnosed difficulties including but not limited to learning difficulties, developmental delays, Autism Spectrum disorder, Down syndrome, Dyslexia, Developmental Coordination Disorder, ADD/ADHD, Sensory Processing Disorder, perceptual difficulties and self regulation. Rinda can support your child with their fine motor skills, gross motor skills, sensory regulation, social and play skills, sleep, toileting, independence, problem solving, reasoning, planning, attention, control and occupational performance.

Rinda is passionate about assisting children to reach their full potential and enabling them to fulfill their occupational roles in everyday life activities. When she is not working, Rinda enjoys spending time with her two active boys and husband, long walks on the beach and reading.