Qualia’s services can be provided at your child’s school, preschool, day care centre or in one of our two clinics in Rozelle and 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.
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.
Qualia therapists are trained to find your child’s strengths and develop an individualised therapy plan to suit your child’s needs.
We provide therapy under the National Disability Insurance Scheme, FACHSIA and Medicare.
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!
Rozelle Clinic Based Intervention
Qualia work with infants, young children and teenagers in developing age appropriate skills and independence in the clinic located at 661 Darling Street, Rozelle.
HSC Special Provisions
Qualia can assist HSC students with preparation for examinations and provide alternatives for handwriting.
Qualia is now offering group programs during the term and holidays! Groups include homework club, school readiness, mindfulness and holiday handwriting.
Teacher Training Programs
Qualia offers in-services, workshops and information sessions to teachers and parents at schools and preschools.
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.