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Laura Fergusson Brain Injury Trust

Occupational Therapy (OT) Service, Community Health, Dietitian, Physiotherapy, Speech Language Therapy

Description

We support those impacted by brain injury in Canterbury and the surrounding regions. We are the only providers like this in the South Island and one of only three across New Zealand. We provide a full continuum of integrated services when and where they are needed. We are the only providers like this in the South Island. Our team is made up of 220 specialized staff, our interdisciplinary team includes speech and language therapists, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, clinical psychologists, neuro psychologists, dieticians and social workers who work together to provide an integrated approach to rehabilitation and recovery. Our Services include: Rehabilitation, Assessment, Residential Living and Group Programmes. Please see our website for more information.

Services Provided

Dietitian

Occupational therapy (OT)

  • Rehabilitation

Physiotherapy

  • Balance disorders / dizziness
  • Rehabilitation

Speech language therapy

  • Traumatic brain injury (TBI)

Community nursing

Psychology

Neuropsychological Assessment

Concussion Services

Medical Fitness to Drive Assessments

Vestibular Physiotherapy Assessment

Information & support

Region

Canterbury, Central Lakes, Dunedin - South Otago, MidCentral, Nelson Marlborough, South Canterbury, Southland, Waitaki, West Coast

Contact Details

This page was last updated at 11:27AM on March 21, 2022.