Recorded: Monday, 4th June 2018, 17:00 – 18:30 (AEST)
Marga Grey, Occupational Therapist
Marga is a paediatric occupational therapist with extensive experience in sensory integration. Qualifications include B.Occupational Therapy, M.Sc (research) occupational therapy and post-graduate training in Sensory Integration Techniques. She has experience in providing services to children and adults with sensory processing problems, the ASD population, learning challenges, developmental delays and paediatric mental health issues.
Most of her 40 years’ experience have been in running her own private practice in South Africa. Her keen interest in early intervention encouraged her to develop a franchise of day care centres. Training of franchisees, marketing and operation and procedures were developed to ensure excellent services to the age group 0 – 3 years and their families.
Marga now works at Tyack Health as team leader for the paediatric team but CoordiKids is her latest interest to provide services to as many children as possible. Online programs are an easy way to reach many children and their families. www.coordikids.com
Marga is also passionate about mentoring, finding it both challenging and full filling to step through problem areas in clinical work and in managing a private practice with less experienced OT’s.
Eve Reed, Dietitian. (BSc, Dip Nutr& Diet., APD)
Eve is an Accredited Practising Dietitian, specialising in paediatric nutrition. For over 13 years Eve was employed by the
Children’s Hospital at Westmead, where she held senior roles as Deputy/Head of Department of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Eve has co-authored three books on children’s nutrition and health: Kids, Food, Health 1,2& 3 with paediatrician Dr Patricia McVeagh.
Eve now works in private practice in Crows Nest,and Stanmore and runs Familyfoodworks, a program for parents and child care centres teaching nutrition, appropriate family eating habits and creative ideas for feeding children.
Eve’s practice is based on:
Phone: 9347 4752
Kylie Martin, Speech Pathologist
Kylie is the Founder and Director of Chatter-boxes Speech Pathology and co-founder of Happy Eaters food school. Although she does little hands-on clinical work these days, you will find her busy in the office mentoring all of our team, developing systems and programs based on the latest evidence to ensure every child coming to our clinic receives outstanding care. Kylie also provides kindy screening and education talks, corporate presentations and community talks on communication development, autism, play and fussy eating and mealtime management. Kylie contributes to the “Source Kids” on-line magazine and is currently working on her own book.