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Salveo Independence believe everyone deserves to lead a fulfilling and independent life. We are dedicated to providing exceptional NDIS Occupational Therapy Services. Our team of experienced and passionate therapists work with you to develop personalised strategies to improve your daily life activities, enhance your independence, and create opportunities to live your life to the fullest.

Salveo Independence: Your NDIS Occupational Therapy Specialist

We are a registered NDIS (National Disability Insurance Scheme) provider of allied health services for adults, as well as aged care clients under Home Care Packages. 

Our Services

The following Occupational Therapy Assessment and management services are provided to help clients achieve their goals:

1  —

Functional Capacity Assessments (FCA) and reports

Occupational Therapist will conducts person centred and comprehensive NDIS Functional Capacity Assessment services.

Package includes:

  1. Initial assessment,

  2. Initial report

  3. Approx 8 -10 hours in total (including report) 

  4. Liaising with NDIA/other referrer 

2  —

Mobility scooter assessments and reports.
Assistive equipment trial and prescriptions and reports

Assistive Technology is a term commonly used to describe any device or system which allows an individual to perform a task as independently as possible.  Equipment Assessments involve an evaluation of your individual disability needs. Your OT will  prescribe/recommend  equipment which will support  improvement to your ability to carry out everyday activities

3 —

Participants living in SIL (Support Independent Living) homes. 

Assessment and report for additional support dealing with manual handling and equipment.

Package includes:

  1. Initial assessment,

  2. Initial report

  3. Approx 8 -10 hours in total (including report) 

  4. Liaising with NDIA/other referrers

NDIS Occupational Therapy Providers: Making the Right Choice

Choosing the right NDIS Occupational Therapy provider can be a challenge, given the array of options available. It’s crucial to find a provider that not only understands the specifics of the NDIS but also has a depth of expertise in occupational therapy and a clear commitment to client-centered care.

At Salveo Independence, we pride ourselves on ticking all these boxes. Our team is knowledgeable about NDIS procedures and regulations, has vast experience in delivering occupational therapy services, and most importantly, we prioritise our clients’ needs and aspirations at the forefront of everything we do.

The Salveo Independence Advantage

When you choose Salveo Independence, you’re not just getting a service provider. You’re getting a partner committed to your journey towards a more independent and fulfilling life. We offer flexible and tailored therapy services, understanding that each individual's needs and goals are unique. We aim to empower our clients, equipping them with the skills, strategies, and confidence to lead their lives as independently as possible.

 

Discover the Salveo Independence difference today and unlock your potential for a better tomorrow. We’re here to guide and support you every step of the way.

  • Functional Capacity Assessments (FCA) and reports

  • Therapy and rehabilitation
    Home rehabilitation and therapy
    Mental Health Therapy
    Stroke and neurological rehabilitation
    Cognitive Assessment and retraining
    Developmental Therapy
    Dementia Care and Planning
    Falls Prevention
    Home modifications
    Ramps
    Grab Rails
    Bathroom and kitchen modifications
    Occupational therapy driving assessments

The following Occupational Therapy services are provided to help clients achieve their goals:

Understanding NDIS Occupational Therapy

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is a government initiative aimed at providing Australians with disabilities the support and services they need. One of these key services is Occupational Therapy. This focuses on improving your ability to perform everyday tasks, whether it's self-care activities like dressing and eating, productive activities like work or school, or leisure activities like socialising or hobbies.

Balancing the Key Factors of NDIS Occupational Therapy

When it comes to NDIS Occupational Therapy, we understand that there are several key factors to balance. One of these is the individual’s needs and goals. Our occupational therapists work closely with our clients to understand their specific goals, be it improving their mobility, developing fine motor skills, or achieving greater independence in their daily life.

 

Another important factor is the cost-effectiveness of the therapy. The NDIS provides funding, but it is crucial to use this resource wisely. At Salveo Independence, we strive to provide high-quality, efficient services that maximise your NDIS funding.

 

Finally, we believe in the importance of a holistic approach. Our services don’t just focus on the individual's physical needs but also consider their psychological, social, and environmental needs. This comprehensive approach ensures we support all aspects of our clients’ well-being.

Benefits of NDIS Occupational Therapy Services

Occupational therapists are highly skilled professionals who evaluate the functional needs of individuals and provide tailored interventions to improve their ability to perform activities of daily living (ADLs), including self-care, mobility, communication, and productivity. They collaborate closely with clients, families, and other healthcare providers to develop personalised treatment plans that address specific needs and maximise independence.

Promoting Social Inclusion and Community Participation

Through Occupational Therapy, NDIS participants can develop the necessary skills and confidence to actively participate in their communities. Occupational therapists facilitate social interaction, community engagement, and the development of social skills, enabling individuals to build relationships, join activities, and contribute meaningfully to their social networks.

Tailored Strategies and Assistive Technology

Occupational therapists possess extensive knowledge of adaptive equipment, assistive technology, and environmental modifications. They collaborate with NDIS participants to identify and implement the most suitable strategies and aids to optimise functional abilities. Whether it's recommending mobility aids, customised seating solutions, or assistive devices, OTs ensure that individuals have the necessary tools to overcome challenges and live life to the fullest.

Enhancing Independence and Functional Abilities

NDIS Occupational Therapy services play a crucial role in supporting individuals to develop and maintain independence in their daily lives. Occupational therapists utilise evidence-based interventions and strategies to improve mobility, enhance fine motor skills, promote cognitive function, and address sensory processing challenges. By addressing barriers and optimising individual strengths, OT empowers individuals to engage in meaningful occupations and achieve their goals.

Promoting Motor Skills

Occupational therapists work on improving motor skills, including gross motor skills (such as walking, running, and balance) and fine motor skills (like handwriting, buttoning clothes, or using utensils). These skills are crucial for various activities and participation in school, work, and leisure.

  • NDIS Occupational Therapy services are available to individuals who are NDIS participants and meet the reasonable and necessary criteria for funding.

  • Occupational Therapy can enhance independence, improve functional abilities, address sensory challenges, promote social inclusion, and provide strategies and assistive technology solutions tailored to individual needs.

  • To access NDIS Occupational Therapy services, individuals need to be NDIS participants and have their needs assessed by an occupational therapist, who will then develop a plan and seek funding through the NDIS.

  • Yes, Occupational Therapy interventions under the NDIS can vary based on individual needs and goals. They may include mobility training, sensory integration therapy, cognitive rehabilitation, and assistive technology assessments.

  • Yes, NDIS participants have the freedom to choose their Occupational Therapist. They can select a qualified professional who aligns with their needs, preferences, and therapeutic goals.

    Remember, NDIS Occupational Therapy services are designed to empower individuals, promote inclusion, and unlock their full potential. By embracing these services, NDIS participants can embark on a journey towards enhanced independence, improved well-being, and a life filled with meaningful activities.

NDIS Occupational Therapy Frequently Asked Questions

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