Our Psychologists have experience working with a range of presenting issues, some of which are listed below. If you would like to know if one of our Psychologists can help, please contact us.
Post traumatic stress
Poor self esteem
Social skill development
Our Occupational Therapists work with people of all abilities and ages to do the things they want to do and need to do to through the use of therapeutic activities and equipment. Our OTs can assist with:
Body awareness and sensation
Day-to-day living skills, such as eating, writing, toileting, interaction with other children/adults and playground skills
Sensory needs including developing a ‘sensory diet’.
Our Speech Pathologists work with children on all aspects of speech and language development, including:
Early language development
Alternatives to spoken language
One Central Health offers a number of different assessments, including:
Autism spectrum disorders
Specific learning disorders
Intellectual functioning, including giftedness and intellectual disability
Our Developmental Paediatricians are experienced across all areas of child development. For our Paediatrician's specific areas of interest, please see staff profiles.
Referrals accepted for children aged 0-18 years
Multidisciplinary assessments available for autism
INSPIRE therapy services
One Central Health’s INSPIRE therapy services provide support children across Western Australia, both in the metro area and in regional areas of the state. Services can include:
Assistance for children who may otherwise have difficulties socially or academically.
Sessions conducted by trained Therapy Assistants under the direct supervision of our Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, and Speech Pathologists.
All programs are individualised to the child.
Therapy based on the principals of Applied Behvaiour Analysis (ABA).
NDIS, HCWA, and Betterstart registered
One Central Health offers individual sessions with children to halp with their social skills.
One Central Health offers services via Telehealth. Families can make an appointment with our Paediatricians and Psychologists in the comfort of their own home using whatever medium they have access to, such as Skype, Zoom, or Scopia.
Assistance from One Central Health staff is given to set up and access these media for the first time. Medicare rebates may be available for Telehealth sessions.
Our Paediatricians specialise in all aspects of child development including Autism Spectrum Disorders, complex ADHD, developmental delay, and child and adolescent mental health.
Our psychologists specialise in assessment and intervention of children and adults with complex neuro-developmental needs (such as Autism Spectrum Disorders, ADHD, Intellectual Disability, Specific Learning Disorders) and associated emotion-regulation and challenging behaviours. They also treat individuals with anxiety, depression, trauma, eating issues, compulsive behaviours,behavioural disorders.
We also provide support with issues such as anger management, support to FIFO workers and families, toileting issues, school avoidance, study skills, self-harm, parental separation, child protection and peer/sibling interactions.
One Central Health runs an ADHD clinic that consists of a specific multidisciplinary team consisting of our Developmental Paediatrician, Psychologist, and Occupational Therapist.
We support children with ADHD who often have difficulties with executive function skills. These skills help you get things done and are controlled by the frontal lobe area of the brain. Executive function helps you:
Plan and organize
Avoid saying or doing the wrong thing
Do things based on your experience