I am experienced in offering consultation services on various issues relating to Aquatic Therapy including:
Safe access and evacuation to/from the pool
Manual handling in the pool environment
Swimming for people with disabilities
Aids and adaptations to enable access to pool activities
Overcoming anxiety re: water
Gaining confidence in motor skills post trauma (using the pool)
Fine and Gross motor activities in water
Using the pool environment to meet sensory processing needs
Risk assessment re: access to 'swimming'
Enhancing functional skills (in activities of daily living) via use of the pool
I am able to complete disabled access audit of the pool environment, assist with consultation on pool design and recommend risk management strategies and safe operating procedures for the aquatic environment.