Qualia’s services can be provided at school, preschool, day care centre or in our clinic at Hunters Hill. The decision as to where services are provided is made with parents and is based primarily on your child’s needs. Qualia provides intervention to help children address functional skills or underlying capacity concerns such as:
- handwriting skills
- pre-writing skills
- letter recognition and formation
- fine motor skills (including pencil grasp, cutting skills)
- play skills (including using play equipment like a bike or scooter and creative play)
- coordination and gross motor skills
- organisation, attention and concentration
- self-regulation skills
- school readiness
- school preparation (getting dressed, organising belongings and packing school bags)
- dressing (buttons, shoelaces and clothes)
- using the bathroom (bath time, toilet skills and teeth brushing)
- social skills & communication
Qualia therapists provide intervention based on current evidence based therapy, developing individualised therapy plans for your child.
All therapists are trained to assess and provide intervention for a range of different tasks that your child may be finding challenging.
This includes investigation of and intervention for motor, social, sensory, cognitive, interpersonal and intrapersonal underlying capacities. We provide therapy under the National Disability Insurance Scheme, FACHSIA and Medicare.
School Readiness Screening
Qualia is conducting school readiness occupational therapy screening sessions in the clinic. The screening aims to identify those children who might benefit from additional support prior to starting school and to provide strategies and recommendations directly to parents.
School & Pre-School Intervention
Qualia work with children in their everyday environments to develop age appropriate skills including pre-writing skills, handwriting, creative writing, fine and gross motor skills, coordination, organisation and attention.
Hunters Hill Clinic Sessions
Qualia offers individual and group occupational therapy sessions at our Qualia Cottage in Hunters Hill. Our cottage also has a shop and lovely outdoor area. Come and say hello!
Qualia works with children of all ages in a range of fun, interactive holiday workshops! Find out what we are running these school holidays.
Qualia is now offering group programs during the term and holidays! Groups include school readiness, sport and movement, holiday handwriting and so much more!
Teacher Training Programs
Qualia offers in-services, workshops and information sessions to teachers and parents at schools and preschools.
HSC Special Provisions
Qualia can assist HSC students with preparation for examinations and provide alternatives for handwriting.
Refer your child for occupational therapy
Qualia offers a range of programs for children of all ages.
Register your interest now and receive your information pack.