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Jeanine graduated from the University of Sydney in 1992 with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy). Jeanine has worked in the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Service at the Royal Rehabilitation Centre Sydney (RRCS) since 2002 and is currently employed as a Senior Clinical Specialist (Level 4).

Jeanine has a strong commitment to evidence based practice and has been involved in several randomised clinical trials and has presented at a number of national and international conferences and workshops. She is committed to professional development and provides supervision and education to Occupational Therapy peers to ensure high standards of clinical practice and documentation. This has included senior and management roles at Prince Henry Hospital (supervising 20 staff) and RRCS.

Jeanine has experience working with a broad range of diagnostic groups. This includes clients with brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, complex orthopaedic injuries, amputees and neurological conditions. Jeanine's particular area of expertise is working with clients with complex needs and providing expert clinical opinion on functional status and care and support needs in her role as a LTCS Dispute Assessor and LTCS Approved Assessor (ABI).

Jeanine is proactive in coordinating treatment goals, and developing rehabilitation programs to maximise function and independence. She has experience in ADL assessments and retraining, equipment prescription, home modifications, upgraded activity plans, graded return to work plans, injury management plans, workplace assessments, ergonomic assessments, manual handling training, cognitive skills retraining, behavioural management programmes and developing care and support plans.

Jeanine is committed to providing evidence based, high quality programs for her clients, using outcome measures and goal oriented interventions. She is proficient at administering outcome measures including the FIM, CANS, COPM and DASS and has worked with clients funded through CTP, Lifetime Care and Support, WorkCover and TAC schemes.

For Moore Rehab Outcomes, Jeanine is able to complete ADL Assessments/retraining, equipment prescription, manual handling training and minor home modifications.