Karratha, let’s talk about continenceJune 4th, 2018
Therapy Focus’ specialist continence team PEBBLES is providing invaluable support to the local community in Karratha and the wider West Pilbara region, since expansion of services in early 2018.
Specialist support for Darcy’s dietary needsMay 14th, 2018
Eating and mealtimes were always a battle at home for 8-year-old Darcy, and the ongoing issues related to eating led his mother to seek help from the MEAHLS team at Therapy Focus.
Layla gets on track to healthy eatingMay 7th, 2018
Due to her sensory issues surrounding food, eating was often a struggle for 8-year-old Layla Bonser. Her family were desperate to find answers to best support her, and engaged in services with the MEAHLS team at Therapy Focus.
Harry learns how to enjoy mealtimeMay 1st, 2018
Harry Padmanabhan is 2.5 years old and he is learning how to eat with the help of Therapy Focus and the dedicated MEAHLS team.
New NDIS therapy pricing limits outcomesApril 16th, 2018
Therapy Focus has condemned a recommendation made for the pricing of therapy services in an Independent Pricing Review Report endorsed by the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA), saying it will lead to poorer outcomes for people living with disability.
Sweet experience for girls with autismApril 11th, 2018
On Friday 5 April, the same day the United Nations met to discuss the importance of empowering women and girls with autism, the Margaret River Chocolate Company opened its doors to a group of young girls with autism, offering them a lesson in chocolate making.
‘Coding club’ harnesses unique talents of youth with autismApril 3rd, 2018
Therapy Focus Occupational Therapist Kahlia Wingfield is working with Curtin University’s Autism Academy for Software Quality Assurance (AASQA) to help young people on the Autism spectrum find employment in the area of software testing.
School holiday group gets out and aboutMarch 29th, 2018
Over the January school holidays a group of 10 children and young people with disability got out and about in the community with support from their therapists.
Help and hard work improves Troy’s literacyMarch 26th, 2018
While his peers enjoyed their six week break over summer, 13 year-old Troy, who has autism, was working hard on his reading and spelling skills.
Communication wins for Team TravisMarch 22nd, 2018
A collaboration between Therapy Focus and partner organisation Interchange has helped Travis become a happier, more confident member of his local recreation centre.