Edward Hilliar: Occupational Therapist
Hours available: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Eddie graduated with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) from the University of Sydney in 2011.
Since graduating Eddie has worked in the public sector in disability care and behaviour management. In the private sector, he has worked in the paediatric field in mobile and clinic-based settings.
Growing up with a profound hearing loss has given Eddie a passion to help children overcome barriers and ensure their needs are met.
Eddie has completed training on Therapeutic Listening: Listening with the whole body (sensory integration), The Alert Program, The Zones of Regulation, DIR Floortime and other sensory integration strategies.
Through different work models, Eddie has developed skills and sustainable strategies to address sensory processing, behavioural, anxiety, attention, engagement, motor planning, postural, auditory processing and various other difficulties that impact on children and adults.