A very warm welcome to Nicola who has this week joined our Associate OT Network.
Having qualified as an Occupational Therapist in 1998, Nicola has over 20 years’ experience working in the NHS. She specialises in the field of Wheelchairs and Posture, particularly Adults and Children with very complex needs who require custom made seating. Nicola has recently completed a Post Graduate Certificate in Posture Management and is able to undertake very specialist in depth assessments of clients’ posture and complete reports.
Nicola has previous extensive experience in the rehabilitation of the older person with a variety of conditions, including Falls, Orthopaedic, Medical, Neurological, and Dementia. She can carry out assessments of functional and rehabilitation needs, identify goals, prescribe equipment, and screen for cognitive difficulties, all with the aim of independence for that person.
Welcome to the team Nicola!