What are Therapeutic Supports?
Therapeutic supports are provided to assist you to improve your functional skills to improve independence in daily activities in areas such as communication, personal care, mobility and movement, interpersonal interactions and community living.
Therapeutic supports are provided by a qualified allied health professionals such as an occupational therapist, physiotherapist, dietitian, counsellor or speech pathologist. They can also be provided by a registered nurse. The important factor is that the person providing therapeutic supports needs to be qualified in their field.
Therapeutic Supports may include: