Our brand new, purpose-built centre in Buderim is now open.
Early Start Australia | QLD | Buderim opened in 2021 and provides quality therapy services to the children and young people on the Sunshine Coast. We provide Occupational Therapy and Speech and Language Pathology services infants, children and young people (birth to 18 years). Our therapy services are delivered in the clinic, via Telehealth, and offer mobile services to childcare, school, at home and in community settings.
Services we deliver
Programs we deliver
Meet Our Principal
Georgie (Master of Occupational Therapy) is our Practice Principal and a Senior Occupational Therapist. Georgie has experience working with children, adolescent and adult populations with a wide range of neurological disabilities and mental health diagnosis.
Passionate about what she does, Georgie is an engaging and enthusiastic therapist driven by increasing the independence and daily functioning of her clients. She is goal oriented and ensures she is following the best evidence when providing therapeutic intervention.
Georgie has post graduate training in a variety of therapy techniques including positive practices in behaviour support, harnessing neuroplacticity in learning, strength-based therapy, cognitive behavioural therapy, motivational interviewing and the model of human occupation. Georgie is also certified in delivering the PEERS® adolescent and young adult social skills group program and has completed the introduction course of the Early Start Denver Model.
Skilled at creating a safe space for her clients to practice new skills without fear of making mistakes, Georgie embraces her positive and upbeat personality to quickly build rapport, motivate and create good connections with her clients and their support network.
Meet Our Team
The Buderim team is a growing group of therapists who are warm, passionate, kind-hearted and willing to go that extra mile for clients, families and workmates. Our team has a strong knowledge of early intervention programs, evidence-based practice and will endeavour to stay on top of and up to date with all things happening in our fields as well as our local area. Our team also has knowledge of behaviour support practices and will be able to assist with managing difficult behaviours and contributing to behaviour support plans.
Our team is experienced in working with a diverse range of conditions such as:
- Developmental delay
- Genetic Disorders
- Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
- Language delays
- Other neurological disabilities
- Mental health diagnoses
Please call us on 07 5302 6878 if you would like further information.