Available at Kelvin Grove
Paediatric Occupational Therapist
Amanda Smith is a passionate, energetic, and motivated paediatric occupational therapist with a strong commitment to client-centred practice. Amanda gained her Occupational Therapy qualifications through San Jose State University before relocating to Australia in 2015. Amanda has experience working with children with a wide range of developmental and behavioural diagnoses.
Amanda undertakes regular professional development and has recently completed the Animal Assisted Intervention and Therapy Dog Certification Training with her Therapy Dog Fritz. She also has plans to complete a Children’s Yoga Instruction Course to allow her to utilise her skills in this area with her young clients.
Areas of Interest
Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
Co-ordination & Movement difficulties
Gross & fine motor development