Amanda Lidis

Occupational Therapist

Amanda is a bubbly, hardworking and organised Occupational Therapist who is passionate about working with children, adolescents and adults.

Amanda enjoys working across both adult clients from Rehab on the Move and paediatric clients from Child First Therapy, supporting all clients in their goals toward meaningful engagement in daily life. Amanda has a particular interest in early childhood development and upper limb rehabilitation. Amanda’s aim is to ensure that therapy is always engaging and effective for her clients.

Amanda graduated from the University of Sydney with a Masters of Occupational Therapy. Amanda has prior experience in the private sector working with adults with spinal cord injuries focusing on re-engagement in leisure and the community. She also has experience with paediatric clients focusing on school readiness and independence. Amanda has previously provided Occupational Therapy focusing on upper limb rehabilitation within an orphanage for children with disability in Cambodia.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Media in Communications and Journalism (University of New South Wales)
  • Master of Occupational Therapy (University of Sydney)

Amanda is a foodie who enjoys hanging out at the beach with friends and family.