Emma Steele Occupational Therapy Services is a Newcastle based private rehabilitation provider of case management, assessment and treatment services.
We have expertise in co-ordinating treatment, rehabilitation and care for people with severe injuries and disabilities and providing direct Occupational Therapy services to our clients. Our services are provided within the client’s home, community and/or workplace.
At Emma Steele Occupational Therapy Services, we understand that injury and disability affects people differently. We understand that each person’s situation is unique and that they need to be treated with dignity and respect throughout the entire rehabilitation process.
We work together with the client; their families; carers and treating health professionals to develop meaningful goals and ensure their rehabilitation program is well co-ordinated.
Occupational Therapist/ Case Manager
After graduating as an Occupational Therapist (OT) in 1994, Emma Steele has worked as an OT and Case Manager for a variety of services including:
Public Hospital and Community Health Services
Royal Blind Society of NSW
Vision Australia and
Private OT & Rehab Services
Emma’s areas of speciality are working with children and adults who are blind or have low vision; and adults and children with acquired and traumatic brain injuries. Emma also has extensive experience working with adults with spinal cord injuries, burns, orthopaedic injuries, amputations, early onset dementia and other neurological conditions such as MS and Parkinson's Disease.
Emma’s passion is being able to work together with clients through their rehabilitation process to set and achieve meaningful goals that enable them to lead happy and successful lives, despite their injuries or disabilities.
Emma is a member of Occupational Therapy Australia and has attained full registration status through the Occupational Therapy Board of Australia and AHPRA, enabling her to provide OT services nationally.
Emma has provided services to clients through a number of sectors, including government, charitable and private organisations.