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Theresa Barry

Designation:

Occupational Therapist

Department:

Approved Care Needs Assessor,CNAR - Victoria,FIM - Victoria,Medicolegal Team,Victoria

VICTORIA

Graduating from La Trobe University, Melbourne in 1998, Theresa has over 20 years of experience working as an Occupational Therapist across a variety of clinical settings including acute healthcare, inpatient and community rehabilitation.

She has a breadth of professional experience including medicolegal assessment, AAT expert witness, tertiary education, workplace training, ergonomic assessment and clinical supervision.  She has worked in Australia and overseas and is familiar with a variety of funding schemes including NDIS, DHHS, TAC and WorkSafe.

She has extensive experience working with adults with physical, neurological, autism spectrum disorder, psycho-social intellectual disabilities.

Theresa has more than 10 years of experience working with adults with acquired brain injury (ABI), stroke and epilepsy. She is highly skilled in complex assessment and care planning, dual diagnosis mental health and drug and alcohol issues.

Theresa takes part in regular professional development activities and has a special interest in care, support and accommodation planning, client-centred goal setting and independent living skills programs.

Theresa is registered with AHPRA and is a member of OT Australia and the World Federation of Occupational Therapists. She also holds current certification to administer Functional Independence Measure (FIM) and TAE40116 Training and Assessment qualification.

Position: Occupational Therapist
AHPRA Reg: OCC0001719414
Accreditations: FIM Accredited
icare Care Needs Assessor (Panel)