MRO Clinical Director
icare Care Needs Assessor (Panel)
SIRA Appointed Health Practitioner (Medicolegal Reports)
FIM Accredited: FIM ID NSW999-039
Certified to administer and score the MoCA
AHPRA Reg No
Kate graduated from La Trobe University in 1997, and completed her Post Graduate Diploma in Ergonomics at University Queensland in 2006. Kate commenced her career working with high needs clients in rehabilitation including spinal, neurological and amputee patients.
Since 2000 Kate has worked in the area of occupational rehabilitation, including the rehabilitation of workers under the NSW WorkCover, Comcare and CTP Schemes.
Kate established her private practice in 2007. Her current specialisation is providing medico-legal opinion, CTP case management and specialist Occupational Therapy services in the Illawarra, Southern Sydney and Southern Highlands regions. Kate enjoys the challenge of assessing clients with complex needs, providing recommendations to maximise their independence and assisting their recovery post injury. She is skilled in ergonomic assessments, with particular focus on manual handling training and injury prevention in hospital and heavy industrial settings.
Kate is passionate about ensuring that rehabilitation outcomes are achieved with all referrals, through recruitment of experienced team members, establishment of effective management systems and training in evidence based practice.