Karen Alcock  BSc

Rehabilitation Consultant/Occupational Therapist

Karen

Bachelor of Science (Occupational Therapy), University of Cape Town, Registered OT with AHPRA, Member of NSW Association of Occupational Therapists

SPECIAL FIELDS OF EXPERTISE

  • Catastrophic Injury Case Management
  • Acquired Brain Injury: Adult and Paediatric
  • Home Assessment and Modifications
  • Neurology
  • Splinting and Hand Therapy
  • Paediatrics; and
  • Medico-legal reporting

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Karen has over 20 years’ experience working as an Occupational Therapist in South Africa, Canada and Australia.  Karen originally trained in South Africa and ran a successful private occupational therapy practice for over 15 years.  During this time she gained valuable experience using a client centred approach and working in the field of acquired brain injury, neurological disorders, hand injuries and specific learning difficulties.

Whilst her work experience has been diverse she has always had a special interest in working with people who have acquired brain injuries.  Karen has a particular talent in working with extremely challenging clients and helping them achieve a greater sense of inclusion in their local communities.

PROFESSIONAL PASSION
Effectively enabling my clients to enjoy meaningful and fulfilling lives.

 

PERSONAL PASSION
Sharing simple joys with my family and friends

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