About Us 

Holistic Home Health Occupational Therapy Practice is a private provider of occupational therapy services. We are registered to provide therapeutic services under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), FaHCSIA (Helping Children with Autism and Better Start for Children with Disabilities). 

Since 2014, Holistic Home Health Occupational Therapy Practice has been attending to the occupational therapy needs of:

Children

Youth

Adults

Our staff

Director and Principal Occupational therapist, Alethea Leendertz brings over 20 years’ clinical experience to the service. Alethea has an interest in mental health, intellectual disability and behavioural challenges  that co occur with physical disability in adults and children. 

Holistic Home Health Occupational Therapy Practice is supported by AHPRA registered Occupational Therapists.

What Is Occupational Therapy?

The purpose of occupational therapy is to help a person achieve their maximum level of independence and lead a fulfilling life. This is done by helping a person achieve their goals to be able to participate in everyday tasks like self-care, work, play or leisure.

Here Are Some of the Benefits of Occupational Therapy....

By Helping to Develop Skills or Strategies to Enhance Abilities Such As:

  • Large muscle development

  • Fine motor coordination tasks like handwriting

  • Play skills

  • Self-care skills like tooth brushing

 

Enabling Independence By:

  • Recommending changes to make the home more accessible.
  • Learning to do things in new ways such as using a visual support to help following a daily routine.