Therapeutic Support

At Anala, we have a team of therapists that offer a range of services from Behaviour Support Practitioners, Counselling, Art Therapy and Allied Health Professionals, such Occupational Therapist and Speech Pathologists.

Occupational Therapy

Our Occupational Therapists are person centred professionals who work with clients on their cognitive, physical and sensory needs. Anala’s Occupational Therapists work with people of all ages and tailor their activities and solutions to the client’s needs.

This can be done through ongoing assessments to find areas for development, implement exercises, strategies, and activities to find solutions which strengthens the area of need and assist with everyday activities to enjoy a fulfilling life

Occupational therapy can support with many things, such as:

  • Develop and implement independent living skills programs for people with Mental Health or learning difficulties
  • Movement and function after an accident or illness
  • Develop strategies to assist with social settings and all environments
  • Modifications/adaptions for work, school or home
  • Develop sensory diets
  • Wheelchair prescriptions
  • Assessments.

Counselling

Counselling can help you explore, emotions, thoughts and perspective in a non judgmental space. Our counsellors are professional qualified therapists and have a range of experience in helping children, young people and adults to create a framework that will support you in everyday life.

Speech Pathology

Our Speech Pathologists provide assessment, diagnosis, intervention and treatment for adults and children with both communication and swallowing difficulties.

When engaging with Anala’s Speech Pathologists, we can work on:

  • Speaking – the articulation of sounds and words
  • Expressing language – use of language or assistive technology to say what you mean to say
  • Listening and understanding – comprehending language and messages
  • Literacy – being able to read and write
  • Social communication skills – being appropriate in what you say
  • Using voice – being clear and projecting sound
  • Swallowing – being able to eat and drink safely and comfortably.

The benefits of working with a Speech Pathologist will enable greater understanding and ability to express throughs and feelings and increased independence.

Art Therapy

Anala offers Art Therapy, which allows for people to tap into their own inner resources to discover strengths, aspirations and confront the highs and lows in life that are sometimes hard to put into words. Art Therapy is beneficial way to acknowledge and move through feelings and trauma in an alternate light.

The benefits of Art Therapy can be:

  • Explore topics that have not been spoken about
  • Therapeutic way to express feelings
  • Increased self esteem and confidence
  • Relaxation through self expression
  • Assist with personal growth

Contact Anala today - live life your way

Phone 02 4872 4371 or email