Brisbane Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy | Intervention | Sensory Integration | Groups | Workshops | Practitioners | Hours and Fees

Groups

Our Occupational Therapy team run regular group sessions for different age groups.

• Great for social skills and self-esteem building
• Laying foundational skills or refining skills
• Children realise that there are other children who have similar challenges to them
• Cost effective therapy
• Supportive and fun learning environment to grow and develop skills
• Opportunity for therapist to provide further recommendations

All Groups
• Meet once a week for 50 minutes
• Have between 3 - 6 children per group
• Run throughout the year at Tyack Health and can also be provided at schools
• Private Health Fund can be used

Please enquire with reception as times for groups may change.

Please check with our reception team for the next scheduled group times.

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Scribbles and Letters = Handwriting

Scribbles and letters
Scribbles and Letters

Handwriting can be challenging for any child starting school. Our handwriting groups utilizes different sensory aids to achieve optimal results and encourage improved handwriting. It is designed by Occupational Therapists and will focus on:

• Letter placement
• Letter formations
• Spacing
• Pencil grasp

The group runs for 8 sessions (1 parent session and 7 child sessions)

Time:

• Fridays 3:30pm - 4.30pm

Cost: $320

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Nice To Meet You


Nice to meet you
Social Skills Group

Making friends and using language in a social setting can be difficult. Sessions focus on social cues, building lasting friendships and communication skills in both a play-based and structured setting.

The group runs for 6 child sessions

Time:

• Mondays 4.00pm - 5.00pm

Cost: $360

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Finger Gym


Finger gym
Fine Motor Group

Come and join the fun as we strengthen our fingers and hand muscles with enjoyable activities.

The objective of the group is to increase their finger and hand strength for mastering these activities with confidence.

• self-care (e.g. buttoning shirts, opening lunch boxes, using cutlery)
• play (e.g. threading, painting, building)
• school based activities (e.g. cutting, writing, drawing)

The group runs for 8 sessions (1 parent session and 7 child sessions)

Time:

• Mondays 8:30am - 9.30am

Cost: $320

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How Does Your Engine Run?

How's Your Engine
Teaching Children To Know Their Engines

Children’s alert levels have a direct impact upon a child’s attention abilities and behaviour, the group helps a child to identify their engine levels and develop an understanding of which tools to use to master the right alertness level.

The objectives of the group:

• For children to identify their engine levels
• To introduce children to various tools to change their engine levels
• For children to develop an understanding of which tools they need to use to master the right alertness level for tasks (to learn, work and play)

The group runs for 8 sessions (6 child sessions & 2 parent sessions - 1 at the beginning and 1 at the end)

Time:

• Thursdays 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Cost: $320

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Superman Games

Superman games

Balance, Balls & Core

Sessions focus on the development of movement sensations for improving body awareness, posture, muscle tone, motor planning and co-ordination.

The group runs for a total of 8 child sessions

Time:

• Mondays 9:30am - 10.30am

Cost: $320

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Toilet Time

Toilet time

Conquering wees and poos

Toilet Time is suitable for children of all ages with or without developmental delays.

The group runs for a total of 8 child sessions (3 parent sessions and 5 child sessions)

Time:

• Mondays 10:30am - 11.30am

Cost: $320

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School Boosters

School boosters

Ages 4-6

Providing children with the essential skills they require to participate successfully within the classroom. Focus on pre-literacy skills, language concepts, listening skills, social-communication, fine motor skills.

Time:

• These sessions operate 3 times a year in January, June and August. Please phone reception on 07 3249 5333 for more information.

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Areas Serviced:

Birkdale, Bulimba, Camp Hill, Cannon Hill, Capalaba, Carina Heights, Carindale, Chandler, Cleveland, Hawthorne, Hemmant, Lota, Lytton, Manly, Morningside, Murarrie, Ormiston, Redland Bay, Sheldon, Thornlands, Thornside, Tingalpa, Victoria Point, Wakerley, Wynnum, Wynnum West.

Address: 148 Radford Rd, Manly West Brisbane QLD 4179
Phone: (07) 3249 5333 Fax: (07) 3393 4999