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Joanne graduated for the University of Newcastle in 1994. Joanne has worked in a variety of settings both in Australia and overseas including Acute hospital, Community Rehab, Acute and community psychiatry and Disability employment services.

Over the last 16 years Joanne has specialised in working in Occupational Rehabilitation working within the WorkCover, CTP, Comcare and Life Insurance Schemes.

Joanne has extensive experience working as a Rehabilitation Consultant and Clinical mentor in the area of Occupational Rehabilitation and Redeployment. She has skills in developing and monitoring graded return to work programs, consulting on injury management strategies with employers, doctors and agents, equipment prescription and modifications, ergonomic and workplace assessments, functional and ADL assessments, medical case conferencing and complex case management.

Joanne has completed additional training in ergonomic and workplace assessment, Pain management and CBT, Introductory and Advanced Return to work co-ordinator trainer, case management and goal setting, counselling and conflict resolution to enhance her ability to obtain optimal outcomes for her clients.

At Moore Rehab Outcomes, Joanne will be available to conduct ADL / Functional assessments, equipment prescription and modifications, workplace and ergonomic assessments, case management and return to work management.

Joanne is based south of Newcastle in the Lake Macquarie region and is able to service clients in the Central Coast, Newcastle, Upper and lower Hunter Valley and Great Lakes regions.