Due to the current restrictions relating to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, Ability Focus Occupational Therapy are conducting all therapy services via Telehealth.

It is our priority that we maintain consistency for your child, and ensure that you and your family continue to receive support during this time of change and uncertainty.

Please do not hesitate to contact us for further information.

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Telehealth Services

Where face-to-face clinic, home or school-based services are not suitable for children and their families, Ability Focus Occupational Therapy offers Telehealth appointments instead.

Telehealth is a broad term used when referring to any telecommunication technique used to conduct appointments instead of the regular face to face method. We can do this either by phone contact or through an online video format called ZOOM Cloud Meetings.

ZOOM Cloud Meetings is a secure online video platform that is similar to Skype or Facetime. We enable all additional security measures to ensure your Telehealth appointments are as secure as possible and the privacy of our families and therapists is upheld. Zoom appointments will not be recorded or stored in cloud based servers.

How does it work? We simply email you a link, that when clicked, it automatically connects you to your OT via the camera and microphone on your smartphone, tablet or computer. Our team is here to help if you require any assistance in accessing your Telehealth sessions.

Please note: If you are opening the ZOOM Cloud Meetings appointment on an Apple device e.g. iPhone/iPad, you will need to download the app first.
Watch the YouTube tutorial for more information about how to join a Zoom Cloud Meeting for your Telehealth appointment.

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