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Paula Henderson

Clinical Lead & Senior Occupational Therapist

Special Interests

Perinatal mental health

Children and young people

Attachment

 

“Helping others to realise their potential whilst on their own path of self-discovery and healing is one of the joys that lead me to entering the OT profession”.
“My hope is that my clients always feel heard and appreciated, and through our connection they can learn to let go of the struggle, and get back to fully engaging with the parts of their lives that bring meaning and fulfillment”
  • Medicare Registered
  • AHPRA Registered
  • Mental Health Care Plan
  • Chronic Disease Management Plan
  • NDIS (Plan or self-managed)
  • Private Health Rebates (dependent on individual coverage)

Paula is a friendly and approachable therapist, whom takes pride in being able to meet each person “where they are at”, regardless of what circumstance may have led them to seek support. With 8 years industry experience, Paula respects that sometimes the first step to seeing a mental health professional can be one of the most challenging, and always strives to create a comfortable and trustworthy space to collaboratively establish a path forward. Paula completed her Bsc OT with First Class Honours at ECU in 2013. Her honours research has since been published and presented at the National Youth Health Conference. Paula has experience in paediatrics, workplace rehabilitation, youth mental health, suicide prevention, and the community service sector. Paula is trained in ACT, CBT, DBT and sensory modulation, and has experience in evaluating and implementing sensory strategies with individuals and groups.

Paula works with all individuals including taking supervision clients.

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