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Susanna Gaertner

Children’s Occupational Therapist

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Susanna works with the Wizzybug team to manage enquiries about the Wizzybug Loan Scheme and meets children and their families for face-to-face clinical assessments.

A bit more about Susanna

Susanna is a member of the Royal College of Occupational Therapists and their specialist sections for neurology and for children. She works with the Wizzybug team to manage enquiries and requests for the Wizzybug Loan Scheme. She meets children and their families for face-to-face clinical assessments.

Susanna also provides follow-up support for Wizzybug families and therapists. She attends exhibitions and promotional events for Wizzybug. She also provides training for therapists and students and is involved in product development.

Qualifications

BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy (University of Brighton)

Masterclass Seating and Posture (Royal College of Occupational Therapy)

Pre-postgrad Diploma in Counselling Skills (University of Brighton)

Diploma as Yoga Teacher (BYV Germany)

MA Drama (HfS Ernst Busch, Berlin)

Experience

Community Occupational Therapist, Reablement Team Bath

Community Occupational Therapy Technical Instructor, Intermediate Care, Sussex

Placements in Neurological Rehab for Stroke and Head Injuries

Bereavement Counsellor for Cruse

Yoga Teacher

Expertise and interests

  • Specialist Seating
  • Neurological Rehabilitation
  • Early Years Development
  • Creative Solutions