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Pippa graduated from the University of Derby (UK) in 1995 with a Bsc (Hons) OT. She then went on to gain a post graduate certificate (level 5) in 2006, management within the health and social care sector.

In 2011 she completed a Masters in Clinical leadership, and in 2014 completed her Neuro linguistic training to master practitioner level to become a life coach, to add to her skills in Occupational Therapy, and uses these skills to enhance her therapy sessions.

Pippa has worked as an Occupational Therapist for 20 years, 16 years in the UK working in various roles within the NHS and the charitable palliative care sector both as a clinician and a manager, but always providing community based rehabilitation services. Since arriving in Sydney 4 years ago she has worked in the community rehab team based out of Royal Rehabilitation Centre.

Pippa has extensive community rehabilitation assessment and treatment experience in aged care, musculoskeletal and degenerative conditions, and expertise working with clients who present with complex issues. She has worked with clients with neurological conditions and terminally ill/ palliative care (both cancer and non cancer diagnosis).

She has experience in ADL assessment and retraining, home modifications, equipment prescriptions, community reintegration training, cognitive retaining skills, upgrading activity/ treatment plans, and uses her coaching skills to ensure the clients are fully engaged in their own enablement program. She has worked a lot with carers as well to ensure they are fully supportive of the client's program.

Pippa has recently moved from Sydney to the south coast of New South Wales and is keen to work with clients in their own homes to achieve the best outcomes, maximise their independence and assist post injury recovery. She has used a range of outcome measures including COPM, Bartel Index, Nottingham extended activities of daily life scale, Quickscreen falls assessment along with cognitive screens.

At Moore Rehab Outcomes, Pippa is able to provide ADL assessments and retraining, minor home modifications, equipment prescription, co- ordination of rehabilitation programs and assist clients in achieving their goals.

Pippa is based in the Nowra area.