ABOUT US

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Emma Walker

Senior Occupational Therapists & Director 

Emma has worked as an occupational therapist since graduating from the University of South Australia in 1995 and has a depth of experience in rehabilitation, community and outpatient services. She has interest in the use of assistive technology, mobility equipment and home modifications to improve function and is committed to working closely with clients to identify solutions. Emma works with individuals to set goals; develop skills; and access support to participate in everyday activities. Emma is available to see people in their home/community setting or in a clinic setting as required.

 

When not working Emma enjoys time with family, friends and her animals.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy, University of South Australia (1995)

  • Diploma in Dementia Care, University of Tasmania (2018 )

Professional Memberships:

  • OT Australia 

  • APRHA Registration Number: OCC0001718456

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Kat Mitchell

Senior Occupational Therapist

Kat graduated from La Trobe University in 2009 with a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy, and spent the following 10 years working within the public hospital system in both Melbourne and Launceston.  This provided her with valuable and considerable experience working with adults in acute care, rehabilitation, and community settings.  Kat is passionate about working with clients in their home and community settings to achieve positive outcomes based on their individual goals.

When not working Kat enjoys being with her family, walking, mountain biking and spending time at the beach.

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Nathan Chase

Allied Health Assistant

Nathan brings valuable experience to the team through past employment managing small teams, providing customer service, and in support worker roles. He has a bachelor of Ecotourism and is currently completing further study specific to his role as an Allied Health Assistant.

Nathan loves being in the outdoors, camping  and discovering some of the hidden gems around Tasmania.

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Gail Marik

Administrative Assistant

Gail has worked in administration and reception roles for over 30 years and enjoys the challenge of a busy practice. She believes in making the most of every day and leads a very busy life combining her administration work for Adapt OT and operating a small business with her husband Tom.  Gail enjoys spending time with her family, travelling and playing tennis.

FOR YOU

Your Privacy

Adapt Occupation Therapy is committed to safeguarding the confidentiality of any individual's personal or health information.

 Client Rights and Responsibilities

We aim to provide safe and high quality services as outlined in the Client Charter - Your Rights and Responsibilities.

Compliments or Complaints

We welcome your feedback. Please contact us direct or click the link below for access to our feedback form and policy.

Working Safely Together

We work hard to deliver safe services. The link below explains how we work to prevent incidents and what we do if one occurs.