OT Learners understands that teachers can feel that private therapists that come to the school are not always able to or have time to provide information regarding the progression of therapy for their students.
"Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn”
Benjamin Franklin.
OT Learners
OT Learners can provide your school with one therapist to work with teachers and students in your school
Occupational Therapy
“Scientists recently determined that it takes approximately 400 repetitions to create a new synapse in the brain – unless it is done with play, in which case, it takes between 10 and 20 repetitions”
Dr Karen Purvis

What we Offer

We provide children with the tools and support to be able to functionally participate in and succeed in these activities throughout their day.

Occupational Therapy

We support children to be the best they can be.
Teachers teach children. Occupational Therapists facilitate the ability to learn. Paediatric Occupational Therapy facilitates the opportunity to learn and grow by engaging with children in fun activities that would provide children with the skills to develop both socially and academically so they reach their full potential.

OT Learners at Your School

A dedicated therapist for your school and students.
OT Learners can provide your school with one therapist to work with teachers and students in your school. One major advantage of having one OT for your school means that teachers will be aware of goals and provided with strategies to continue Occupational therapy for students in between sessions.

Professional Development

Book a course with Mr Alex Lopiccolo, the “King of Swings”
We are proud to announce that we are hosting Mr Alex Lopiccolo, the “King of Swings” in Australia in 2020 for 2 courses on Hands-on Sensory motor interventions. Alex will conduct a course in Sydney on 19th and 20th November and  Melbourne on 22nd and 23rd November, 2020 held at We Rock the Spectrum venues.

Upcoming Events

Event: Mr Alex Lopiccolo, Hands on sensory motor interventions

Sydney Dates – 19th and 20th November 2020

Melbourne Dates – 22nd and 23rd November 2020

Time: 9.00am – 4.30pm

Locations: Sydney – We Rock the Spectrum, Wetherill Park NSW, or Melbourne – We Rock the Spectrum, Preston, VIC

Speaker: Mr Alex Lopiccolo, the “King of Swings”

About the Course:

Alex travels the world educating therapists on sensorimotor interventions. Alex offers practical ideas using suspension and non-suspension equipment to implement treatment interventions in the clinic, at school or at home. 

Hands on interventions to support breath, coordination, timing, balance, strength will be presented. Modifications, adaptions and grading of activities will be addressed to support best possible outcomes. Ideas for better engagement of the child will be addressed as well as discussion of ways to facilitate “play” for a stronger therapist-child relationship. Lastly, Alex will discuss how to create their own sensory equipment at a minimal cost.

This course is not to be missed, book now. Limited spots available.