Servicing the Sunshine Coast, GYMPIE, MORETON BAY, AND NORTH BRISBANE REGION

image13

profile

Brody Christie - Director & Occupational Therapist

Brody is an experienced and qualified Occupational Therapist having worked in the private and Government sector for over 14 years. After graduating from James Cook University, he developed skills from a range of industries including, mental health, rehabilitation and generalist skills from a number of hospitals in metropolitan and rural locations.  Brody draws on extensive clinical knowledge and resources to enhance the wellbeing of those he treats in a holistic manner.  


Brody has developed specialised skills in the area of lymphoedema-vascular and has completed the Australian Lymphology Association lymphoedema endorsed course which has been further complemented by his training in wound management. Brody has also completed a range of courses through the Australian Hand Therapy Association, giving him the skills and knowledge to treat a range of common hand conditions.  Brody's diverse range of skills, knowledge and experience enables him to work across the lifespan of an individual. 


After years of clinical experience, knowledge and research, Brody established Embrace Balance Allied Health and is proud to be offering a holistic approach to your care needs. Brody is excited about the future of EBAH and approaches new opportunities with high levels of enthusiasm and professionalism.

Learn More

 Embrace Balance Allied Health is excited to offer a wide range of Occupational Therapy, Physiotherpay and Psychology services to the residents of the Sunshine Coast, Gympie, Moreton Bay and North Brisbane Region.  


Please do not hesitate to contact us to find out more.

image14

profile

Richard Deutsch - Neurological Physiotherapist

Richard is a Neurological Physiotherapist with over 11 years of experience working in both public and private sectors in Australia and the United Kingdom.


Richard had recently moved to the Sunshine Coast and has continued working as a neurological physiotherapist in the community providing quality services that meet the client’s needs.  Richard has been working with NDIS clients since its inception in Victoria two years ago.  Richard draws upon his extensive clinical experience to provide holistic care to those he treats.  Richards is goal orientated and utilises his skills to achieve meaningful outcomes to wide range of clients. 


Richard can provide a range of services and treatment methods that suits his clients needs.  This can include working in a local gym or swimming pool.

Learn More

Embrace Balance Allied Health is excited to offer a wide range of Occupational Therapy, Physiotherpay and Psychology services to the residents of the Sunshine Coast, Gympie, Moreton Bay and North Brisbane Region.   


Please do not hesitate to contact us to find out more.

image15

profile

Cassarndra Hackett - Clinical Psychology Registrar

Cassarndra has completed a Bachelor of Behavioural Science with Honours (Psychology) at Flinders University. She subsequently finished her Master of Psychology (Clinical) at Central Queensland University. Cassarndra is a registered psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia and a member of the Australian Psychological Society. She has been a practising psychologist since 2010 in a range of settings including private practice, private hospitals, outpatient clinics, and public mental health settings. 


Cassarndra has a strong interest in working with children, youth, and adults especially those with sensory, emotional, social, cognitive, and/or academic challenges. She has training in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Emotion Focused Therapy, Gottman Couples Therapy, Schema Therapy, as well as Mindfulness-Based Therapy. Cassarndra has over 4 years of experience in strengths-based assessment for children, youth, and adults. Further, Cassarndra has experience working with clients individually as well as in group settings. Cassarndra has a strong passion for enhancing children’s, adolescents, and adult learning within the home and school environment through positive education methods.


Areas in which Cassarndra may be able to assist include:
· Autism (ASD, Aspergers Syndrome)
· Intellectual disabilities
· Attention Hyperactivity Deficit Disorder (ADHD)
· Child Behavioural Problems
· Learning Difficulties
· Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Panic Disorder
· Anxiety, Fears and Phobias
· Social Issues and Shyness
· Separation Anxiety
· Learning and attention difficulties
· Trauma
· Assertiveness skills
· Depression/Sadness
· School Refusal
· Memory and attention
· Anger Management
· Aggressive behaviour
· Behavioural problems and tantrums
· Self-esteem and self-development
· Bullying

Learn More

Embrace Balance Allied Health is excited to offer a wide range of Occupational Therapy, Physiotherpay and Psychology services to the residents of the  Sunshine Coast, Gympie, Moreton Bay and North Brisbane Region.    


Please do not hesitate to contact us to find out more.