Occupational Therapist - Gold Coast
I love working with clients and their families, advocating for their needs and seeing the smile on their face when they achieve a goal.
10 Fun Facts About Rochelle
What is your favourite movie? Yogi Bear or any Rom Com
What is your favourite food? Vietnamese Bao
Where did you grow up? South Coast NSW
Where did you study OT? Charles Sturt University, Albury
What did you love to do as a kid? I loved getting outside: bush walks, kayaking, overnight hiking and netball are just some of the things I got up to.
What did you think you were going to be growing up? Pre-school teacher or speech pathologist
Do you have any pets? Not yet, but I would love to get a golden retriever or a german shepherd
Tell me an interesting fact about you. I hiked the Inca Trail in 2019
Who is your favourite band / musician? I don’t have one in particular but I love country music.
Rochelle has developed her skills through working as part of a multidisciplinary team across a range of schools in Cairns. Within this role she worked with teachers, students and their families to promote inclusion and develop strategies to support the child to participate, be an active member of their class and demonstrate their knowledge through their strengths.
Rochelle aims to use a strength-based approach and works alongside the client and their family to see them reach their full potential and achieve their goals. She is a strong advocate for clients, has a bundle of energy and loves to work towards client goals through play and everyday activities.
Rochelle is a member of Occupational Therapy Australia.