Next 2 day MAKATON (Levels 1 and 2) Training Course in Oxford: 2nd & 3rd April. Fee: £120 per person (incl. manuals). Contact us if you wish to attend.

Jessamy Chanel

Type of therapist: Occupational Therapy

Location: Buckinghamshire

Skills

Developmental delay Sensory processing Sensory modulation Sensory discrimination Emotional regulation Balance and coordination Postural control Gross motor skills Praxis Bilateral integration and sequencing Fine motor skills Eye-hand coordination Attention Working memory Handwriting Self care Organisational skills Visual perceptual skills Confidence Social and emotional development

Qualifications

  • HND/BTEC Media Performance (1997)
  • Occupational Therapy BSc (Hons) (2008)
  • Sensory Processing Yoga (2016)
  • Safeguarding Children level 3 (2017)
  • Health & Safety (2017)
  • Lone Working (2017)
  • Introduction to DIR and DIR Floortime (2018)
  • Emergency First Aid (2018)
  • Sensory Intergration and Trauma in Children (2018)
  • Professional Training in the Applied use of Mindfulness in Children 7-11 (2018)
  • Introduction to Trauma and the impact on children (2019)
  • Handwriting for Therapists (2019)
  • Registered Yoga Teacher (200 hours) (2019)
  • Registered Pregnancy Yoga Teacher (85 hours) (2019)

CV

  • 2008-2009 - Occupational Therapist Christchurch Hospital. Bourenmouth
  • 2009 - 2016 - Paediatric Occupational Therapist. The Pace Centre
  • 2016 - Current - Independant Paediatric Occupational Therapist. Self employed.
  • 2018 - Current - Independant Paediatric Occupational Therapist. The Owl Centre.

Interesting / fun facts

  • I love Yoga and Mindfulness for my emotional well being and sanity!
  • I love brightly coloured clothes and the way that sunshine can change my mood.
  • I have 2 young children and an interest in how we all learn to regulate ourselves, young and old with varying success over a lifetime.