Our Team

Our Team

At Stepping Stones in Life Therapy Service we have a range of specialised therapists as part of our team.


Psychologist:

Assists Children and Youth;

  • Attachment Difficulties
  • Sleep Hygiene and Difficulties
  • Mealtime Difficulties
  • Sensory and Emotional Regulation Difficulties
  • Anxiety
  • Attention and focus difficulties
  • Social Skills and Interaction
  • Trauma
  • Toileting
  • Counselling

Assists Adults with:

  • Anxiety and Depression
  • Phobias
  • Trauma
  • Stress Management
  • Alcohol and Other Drugs Issues
  • Personality and Mental Disorders

Occupational Therapist:

Assists Children and Youth in:

  • Fine Motor and Hand Skills: dexterity, grasping, holding a pencil
  • Visual-Motor and Handwriting: copying shapes and letters
  • Self-Care Skills: getting dressed, using cutlery, toileting, fasteners
  • Sensory/Motor Integration Skills: sensitivities to textures, poor balance,
  • clumsy, fearful of movement (swings)
  • Visual-Perceptual Skills: discriminating shapes, letters, numbers,
  • matching skills
  • Coordination and Gross Motor Skills: hopping, skipping, catching a ball,
  • posture
  • Equipment Prescription and Trial

Speech Pathologist;

Assists Children and Adults with the following:

  • Speech
  • Language
  • Feeding/swallowing Disorders
  • Pragmatic language difficulties
  • Stuttering
  • The use of Augmentative and Alternative Communication Devices

Physiotherapist:

Assists Children and Youth in with orthopaedic, neurological or Cardiothoracic issues:

  • Plagiocephaly
  • Stiff and tight neck posture
  • Congenital torticollis
  • In toeing
  • Toe walking
  • Knee walking
  • Severe chest condition
  • Postural imbalances
  • Clumsiness
  • Developmental Delay
  • Low muscle tone
  • Neurological disability such as cerebral palsy or acquired brain injury
  • Mobility and Physical issue due to a syndrome

Voice Movement Therapists:

Assists Children, Youth and Adults in;

  • Trauma
  • Attention and focus difficulties
  • Self esteem
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Emotion regulation
  • Alexithymia – The inability to express your emotions with words
  • Overall wellbeing

Therapy Assistants:

Assists Therapists and Families with:

  • Providing Respite
  • Assisting in running therapeutic Groups
  • Assisting in therapy sessions
  • Providing supervised therapy sessions
  • Maintaining Equipment

 

To book an appointment please call (08) 8985 6067 or email admin@steppingstonestherapy.com.au

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