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Oct 27

End of Year Round up

We now have additional services at Tasma House

Occupational Therapist
As of the 19th November Lisa de Vaux Occupational Therapist from DOTS OT will be working from Tasma House. Lisa is an experienced OT and will be joining us on Mondays ph 0452 573 687

Disability Employment Officer
As of this week on the 31st October we have Jenny Bannister, Disability Employment job Coach from AT Work Australia starting with us. Jenny will be attending on Wednesdays. Jenny can help the older kids become job ready, assisting them with their CVs etc. Please let Nurlan know if you are interested and we will pass your details on until we get a definite phone number.

Dietician
Melanie Bouras is a Dietician who works on a Friday. Great opportunity for those wanting expert advice or a second opinion regarding food management, weight gain etc.
Melanie has already started and works with us on alternative Fridays. ph 0435 328 025

Speech Pathology
As most of you know Pragashni Pilay, speech pathologist also works with us 5 days a fortnight.
ph 0432 096 310

We didn’t have success with the psychologist. At short notice she was unable to work with us. I am still advertising and looking for this spot to be filled.

Additional Physiotherapist
Next year I will be recruiting a physiotherapist to help me out with the enormous work load building up with our current, past and new clients transitioning to NDIS. This Physio will be doing outreach work to schools, home, creche and Saturday work. S/he will be trained up in the programs I run to ensure continuity.

Aziza. Allied Health assistant.
Congratulations to Aziza who has completed her allied Health Assistant Course. She had completed 2 placements with us and is ready to start working part time. Aziza still attends school to do VCE. I am assisting her with her insurance at the moment and will be able to post more information to you when she is ready to take on clients. Your child’s NDIS plan may have funds available for an allied health assistant.

Its almost been 2 years since we moved into the lovely new rooms at Tasma House and we have a lot more services to offer your children. I couldn’t be happier with the development of the practice and hopefully you too will find the additional services helpful for your child, especially being in the one place.