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  • Leith Occupational Therapy Ltd

  • Karen Keppel
  • 022 699 8862
  • admin@leithOT.nz
  • http://www.leithOT.nz
  • Level One, Harvest Court
    218 George Street
    Dunedin 9010

  • Canterbury, Otago and Southland
  • Child health; Learning and Development, Mental health and wellbeing, Participation at home and community, Learning & Development
  • Company information

  • The team at Leith Occupational Therapy pride themselves on the provision of high quality assessment and support which is sustainable and accessible for whanau, teachers, and services.  With OT's in Oamaru, Dunedin and Balclutha, we can see children and teens from Geraldine to Invercargill.  We also provide telehealth support for those further afield.

    Our team specialises in working with gifted and twice exceptional children; our director, Karen Keppel, is a Board Member for giftEDnz.

    Working within a multidisciplinary team (Connect Paediatric Assessment Services), our team of occupational therapists provide assessment as part of the diagnostic process for children and teens with a range of neurodevelopments differences, including autism, ADHD, learning differences etc.

    Leith Occupational Therapy is the only provider of Relax Kids programmes (1:1, in-school and afterschool classes).  These are internationally-recognised emotional regulation programmes supported by over 20 years of health and medical research in the UK, and adapted for Kiwi kids.

    Services Provided:

    • Assessment
    • Recommendations
    • Resourcing
    • Advocacy
    • Ongoing Therapy