Lauren Cross

Lauren Cross

  • Occupational Therapist
  • Degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of the Western Cape, South Africa.
  • Saturday to Thursday
  • Lauren is fluent in English and Afrikaans.

Lauren Cross'S BIOGRAPHY

Lauren graduated with a degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of the Western Cape, South Africa. Since qualifying in 2010, Lauren worked in South Africa for two years before moving to Australia where she worked in several private hospitals and clinics.

Lauren has a special interest in assessment and treatment of children with upper limb conditions. She has worked closely with pediatric orthopaedic and hand surgeons to ensure the best possible outcomes for children with hand and upper limb conditions.

In addition to her experience with upper limb conditions, Lauren is also able to work with children with learning disabilities including but not limited to; Autism Spectrum Disorders, Developmental Delays, Attention Deficit Disorders (ADD and ADHD), Down Syndrome and Cerebral Palsy. In addition she can provide therapy to blind children and those with hearing disabilities.

Lauren is a licensed Occupational Therapist with the DHA and the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) as well as an associate member of the Australian Hand Therapy Association (AHTA).