A Bit About Me
Bachelor of Health Science (Speech & Hearing), USYD, 2014
Master of Occupational Therapy, USYD, 2016
Certificate III in Children's Services, 2012
Jess is an Occupational Therapist who is passionate about supporting children with disabilities and/or delays to achieve their occupational goals - to be independent, to play and to learn. Jess works alongside parents and educators using family centered practice and evidence based strategies. She has worked in multiple roles across Early Intervention including Behaviour Consultant, Key Worker and Clinical Lead management roles.
Jess Than Perfect is a social media platform that provides Occupational Therapy activity ideas, resources and clinical strategies to parents, teachers, therapists and OT students around the world. She has taken part in collaborating with Australian and international companies to promote resources that support child development. Jess engages in annual advocacy projects to promote Occupational Therapy awareness.
Jess provides private consultations to children within the Inner West Sydney and Parramatta LGA via home, school, community and online sessions via Jessica Lee Occupational Therapy. She is eager to bridge the gap of services for children who are often stuck waiting for therapy or receiving inconsistent supports. She is committed to providing ongoing support to her families.
Continuous Professional Development
AUSLAN 1 and 2
Paediatric Feeding 101
Traffic Jam in My Brain
Toileting, Interoception & Nutrition
DIR 101: Intro to DIR and DIR Floortime
DIR 201 - Promoting Basic Functional Emotional Developmental Capacities
Working with Children with Anxiety
Positive Behaviour Support Training
Developmental Coordination Disorder
Family Centred Practice
Disability Practitioner Development Program via ADHC
Routines Based Interview Training
Keyworker Training (Noah's Ark)
Coach Appoach Training
HOVRS: Home Visit Rating Scale - Assessment and Training
PICCOLO: Parenting Interactions with Children: Checklist of Observations Linked to Outcomes
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