Carla Koay – Paediatric Occupational Therapist

– Carla Koay –
BAppSc (Occupational Therapy)
Graduate Certificate in Education (Vision Impairment)
Member of Occupational Therapy Australia
Registered therapist with AHPRA

Carla completed her Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) in 2006. Since then, she has worked as a paediatric OT, including working as a part of the Children and Families team at Marion GP Plus Health Care Centre, in private practice, and as the senior occupational therapist at CanDo4Kids. Carla is warm and passionate and has supported children with a range of diagnoses and functional needs including; developmental delay, autism spectrum disorder and sensory impairment.
Carla is particularly interested in the contribution of sensory, behavioural, developmental and relational factors to feeding challenges.  She is committed to working in partnership with children and their families to provide a thorough and supportive assessment and therapy service.

With a dedication to ongoing learning and professional development, Carla has completed additional training and study in the areas of sensory processing assessment and intervention, infant mental health, play-based therapy and sensory impairment.  She is also a qualified Marte-Meo Practitioner.