OT & Case Manager
BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy
Jodie is a highly skilled, specialist paediatric and adult occupational therapist with 13 years of experience working with children and adults with brain injuries, learning disabilities, and sensory processing and behavioural difficulties.
Jodie has worked at depth across a wide range of medical conditions and diagnoses, from brain injury and spinal injury to respiratory conditions and cardiology conditions. Her experience extends to working with clients with progressive disabilities and amputees. Jodie is highly versed in working with clients with complex discharge planning needs and in establishing comprehensive care packages for those clients.
Jodie has a wealth of experience within the areas of manual handling (including provision of equipment), risk assessment, major and minor adaptation, intervention plans, and therapeutic intervention. She is also experienced in clinical negligence and has expert knowledge in current legislation regarding service users and occupational therapy practise for adults and children.
Jodie has exceptional organisational capabilities and communication skills which allow her to quickly develop strong, collaborative working relationships with professionals and third sector agencies; multidisciplinary working is second nature to Jodie. The empathetic manner in which she approaches her clients and their families and friends promotes good rapport, which in turn helps to secure effective case results. Jodie is experienced in conducting efficient and effectual client assessments and providing reports of the highest quality.