Claire Devonport, Occupational Therapist

Claire worked and volunteered with Thrive OTS during her training at Northampton University and joined us when she  qualified as an OT with a BSC(HONS)OT  in 2017. Claire is HCPC registered and is a member of the Royal College of Occupational Therapists.

Knowledge and Skills

Claire works across a range of specialist and mainstream school settings, Working to provide an embedded OT service within school settings; Claire works with children, parents and teachers to support participation in school through her work in mainstream and specialist schools. Claire has experience in postural support and specialist seating and equipment

Claire has experience working ASD, ADHD, global developmental delay, dyslexia, DCD.

Post Graduate Training

Claire has post graduate training in seating and postural management, DIR Floortime (201) and The Interoception Curriculum. Claire is studying Ayres Sensory Integration with CLASI.

Specialist Interest

Claire has a specialist interest in seating and postural management and working to improve quality of life, function and participation for children who experience low mobilty.

Claire also enjoys working closely with Early Years Foundation Stage to promote the benefits of movement and developing core motor skills and postural control.

Personal Statement

When she isn’t working Claire has two children and a dog who keep her on her toes. She enjoys long walks with the dog, reading and going on holiday whenever possible!

rsity.

What our customers say

Looking forward to supporting local parent and carer groups:

 

Hi Jennifer

Thank you so much for your fantastic talk last night.

I have had so much positive feed back from parents…..they all got so much from your talk. We would love to have you back again sometime.

Thank you again

Jenny Mould (ACE)

support groups restarting

Feedback from recent training on embedding The Interoception Curriculum at Red Kite Special Academy in Corby, July 2020

“Training was excellent”

“The training was marvellous, really enjoyed it! Keep up the good work”

“You were amazing! The training was so interesting, loved it and cannot wait to try it”

“Such good training, thank you both! Excited to find ways to apply this through the whole school”

“Amazing”

Red Kite Special Needs School, Corby

READ MORE

FOLLOW US ON SOCIALS

Follow us on social media to see our latest posts

LinkedIn Facebook