Occupational Therapists

Carolyn Jones

Occupational Therapist

Email:

CarolynJ@prs.net.nz

Phone:

09 826 4004

Work Days:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9am – 3pm.

Carolyn completed her Bachelor of Health Science (occupational Therapy) at AUT in 2007.

Work Philosophy

I have a commitment to evidence based practice and practice with a calm, warm and open approach. I have been completing Assessments and rehabilitation for PRS since Jan 2012.

Work History

I am a New Zealand registered Occupational Therapist since December 2006. With post graduate clinical experience in paediatric and neurological rehabilitation, complex wheelchair and seating, and management of the neurological upper limb (including splinting).

I enjoy working collaboratively with children/ young people and their families as well as with an interdisciplinary team and external agencies. With a commitment to evidence based practice.

Since 2008 I have experience completing ACC Social Rehabilitation Assessment and since the introduction of the contract in 2009 I have been completing ACC Serious Injury Child and Youth Support Needs Assessments, Retrospective Support Needs Assessments.

I also have experience with ACC Specialist Wheelchair and Seating and completing Single Discipline Assessments, and am WeeFIM / FIM and complex wheelchair and seating credentialed.