Amanda Hunter is a qualified Occupational Therapist and an Advanced Practitioner in Sensory Integration.
She has worked as an occupational therapist for over twenty years, with more than nineteen years experience with children and young adults who have:
- developmental coordination disorder
- attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
- autism spectrum disorder
- sensory provessing difficulties
- learning difficulties
- developmental delay
- motor skills and handwriting difficulties
- cerebral palsy
- neurological conditions
- trauma and brain injury
Other interests include training and research. Clinical and educational courses have been completed at undergraduate, postgraduate and masters level.
Amanda is dedicated to providing high quality occupational therapy, which is targeted to the needs of the child or young adult. She strives to achieve excellence and ensures that intervention is based on realistic goals.
Amanda has contracts with local schools in the area. She works with individual clients and families.
Amanda has worked with local authorities to develop services for children with additional and special needs. She has compiled information and guidance for schools and assisted with local authority guidelines.
Amanda has prepared reports for SEN (Special Educational Needs) Tribunals and expert witness quantum reports. She has attended court to provide evidence and has completed expert witness training with Bond Solon, i.e. report writing, law and procedure, witness familiarisation, cross examination.
- Royal College of Occupational Therapists
- Royal College of Occupational Therapists Specialist Section - Independent Practice
- Royal College of Occupational Therapists Specialist Section - Children, Young People and Families
- Sensory Integration Network
Registered with Health Care Professions Council.
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