Jo completed her Occupational Therapy degree in South Africa; she recently relocated to Kelowna. While going through the process of having her degree being recognized in Canada, she is working as a Pediatric Rehabilitation Assistant. She has more than eight years of experience, working in a wide range of fields within the South African context and is passionate about helping individuals reach their full potential.
Jo has a special interest in children with multiple, complex diagnoses and loves that each child is unique and special. She enjoys working with children and their families to help make life at home, school and in the community a happy and fulfilling experience.
Penticton – Pediatrics
Areas of Service:
Penticton, Kelowna and surrounding areas.
Recent Professional Development
Recent Professional Development:
2018 Intellectual Disabilities- Challenges with Behaviour, Sexuality and Aging
2017 Sensory Integration
2017 Intellectual Disability and the Open Labour Market
2015 Intermediate Wheelchair Seating
2015 Infant Sensory Integration
2015 Griffiths Mental Development Scale Assessment
2013 Group Therapy for Paediatrics
2013 NDT for children with Cerebral Palsy
2011 Basic Wheelchair Seating
2011 Introduction to complex seating
2011 Studio III
2011 Introduction to Sensory Integration