OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS

Jess Doyle.jpgJessica Doyle

Jessica has worked as an occupational therapist since graduating from Newcastle University in 2001. She has worked in Brisbane, Port Macquarie, Ireland and England before returning home to the Ballina area in 2006. Since coming back to the area Jessica has gained extensive experience working in local paediatric services. 

Jessica has vast experience working with children and young people with disabilities and ASD, and their families. Jessica’s passion lies in ensuring that all children reach their full potential particularly in the areas of handwriting and hand function, equipment prescription and developing play skills and that families receive the information and support they need to help their children at home and school.

In her spare time Jessica can be found at local parks and beaches spending time with her young family.

Tori image.jpgTori Smith

Tori completed her Bachelors degree in Occupational Therapy at the Australian Catholic University in Brisbane. She has gained experience working with children and young people within a number of different therapy settings including early intervention programs, hospitals and therapy workshops focusing on developing independence in life skills and improving bilateral upper limb function. Tori has grown up in Ballina and always wanted to establish herself as an Occupational Therapist in the local area. Outside of work, Tori enjoys stand up paddle boarding, playing soccer and spending time with her family.”