Sarah Posaner, ActivOT Adelaide Hills, completed a Bachelor of Applied Science in Occupational Therapy from the University of South Australia in 2012.
Since graduating, Sarah has worked in inpatient rehabilitation and a private community-based practice.
Sarah has also completed numerous locum roles where she has provided occupational therapy services to acute hospitals in the public and private sector, community organisations and to residential aged care settings.
Sarah is a dedicated occupational therapist who is passionate about supporting her clients to achieve their goals and what is important to them. She is experienced in:
- the provision and evaluation of community-based treatment plans
- simple and complex equipment prescription
- home safety assessments
- prescription of home modifications.
Sarah has provided occupational therapy services to clients from multiple agencies including the Department of Veteran Affairs’, Home Care Packages, palliative care, Medicare, private health, Housing SA, DCSI and self-funded clients.
In her most recent role in a hospital setting, Sarah worked with clients with varying conditions including:
- neurological rehabilitation
- cardiac conditions
- respiratory conditions
- orthopaedic and geriatric assessment
- falls prevention.
Sarah has is experienced in complex hospital discharge planning and carer education. Sarah has enjoyed hospital work, however, as an occupational therapist in the Adelaide Hills, she enjoys her community-based work and being able to develop long-term relations with her clients.
Outside of her career, Sarah enjoys cooking, baking sourdough bread and spending time with family, friends and her two dogs. She enjoys travel and learning new languages and will be continuing to learn Italian in 2020.
PO Box 5, Bridgewater SA 5155
M: 0422 310 351
F: 08 8223 4679