Rehab Alive, Occupational Therapy Tasmania

Rehab Alive Occupational Therapy (OT) Service is a home and community based therapy practice based in Sandy Bay that services clients in and around Hobart and the greater geographic region of Southern Tasmania.

Rehab Alive OT Service provides specialist consultation regarding ergonomics, brain injury rehabilitation, adaptive equipment prescription and use and disability support.

The underlying values of the company are Empowerment, Collaboration and Optimism for a hopeful future. As a company it is our intention to work with our clients to achieve optimal client centered outcomes in all areas serviced.

It is important to us to regularly engage in continuing professional development activities to ensure that services provided meet best practice standards and are up-to-date.  Rehab Alive and its staff hold memberships and affiliation with a number of professional bodies to ensure access to up-to-date knowledge and collegial networks.  Memberships and affiliations include:

  • Occupational Therapy Association of Australia
  • Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of Australia Inc
  • Australasian Society for the Study of Brain Impairment

All professional therapy staff employed by Rehab Alive hold current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and current certification of registration can be provided upon request or can be sought online via the website: http://www.ahpra.gov.au.

Our Services

Orthopaedic Rehabilitation

Occupational therapy based interventions to optimise quality of life and functioning post-acute or chronic orthopaedic injury. READ MORE

Neurological Rehabilitation

Rehab Alive specialises in Neurological Rehabilitation for people with an acquired or traumatic brain injury and provides the following specialist interventions for this client group:

  • Cognitive Rehabilitation
  • Upper Limb Rehabilitation
  • Retraining Participation and Performance in Activities of Daily Living

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Disability Support

Our Occupational Therapy service offers a broad range of disability support services. READ MORE

Ergonomic Workstation Assessments

Our Occupational Therapy service provides an ergonomic assessment service for office based workstations and currently provides contract work for a couple of large government departments.  Please download the information brochure below for comprehensive details. Referrals from existing clients can be provided upon request. READ MORE

Workplace Injury Consultancy

Workplace Injury Consultancy to review injury patterns, Identify risks and recommend safe work practices READ MORE

Seating Assessment & Equipment Prescription

Our Occupational Therapy service works collaboratively with state wide equipment suppliers to ensure that clients have access to the most up-to-date and effective equipment options available. READ MORE

Manual & Powered Wheelchair Assessment & Training

Our Occupational Therapy service provides both indoor and outdoor mobility assessments and training to clients using both manual and/or powered mobility devices (wheelchairs and scooters) that do not ordinarily qualify for registration as a motor vehicle.  READ MORE

Adaptive Equipment Recommendation for Physical Dysfunction

Our Occupational Therapy service is able to provide recommendation for equipment to support participation in daily living activities as well as specialised equipment to support participation in work tasks or leisure pursuits.  READ MORE

Home Modification Recommendations & Support

Our Occupational Therapy service provides both simple and complex home modification assessment, recommendation and specification reporting for individuals with access and/or participation requirements. READMORE

Services for Residential Facilities

Rehab Alive provides Occupational Therapy services to Residential Facilities and Nursing Homes across Hobart and the greater metropolitan area. READMORE

National Disablity Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Service Provider

Rehab Alive is registered as an Occupational Therapy service provider with the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) in Tasmania and is able to accept National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) referrals. READ MORE