Look Hear Australia is a Private Practice and Online Toolkit which aims to assist children with individual, additional and complex needs.  

Look Hear Australia stands for Library of Online Knowledge for Health and Education Professionals (Australia). 

 

Look Hear Australia (Aus) & Look Hear Global (UK) aims to:

  • Create an international community of resources, websites, training and information for parents and professionals working with children who have individual, additional and complex needs.
  • Develop a private practice that delivers high quality, best practice services and therapies to children, their families and support networks. We aim to provide an individual, bespoke service that has a foundation in international research, resources and community.eta name="google-site-verification" content="hIcNnFtCuz8biKyB5iVdUrICTiA0Lp673YZfLFIEYFw" />
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OUR RANGE OF RESOURCES

"The resources listed on this website have been pulled together by a range of contributors including allied health professionals, teachers and parents."

Our Values

Expertise

Read through our collective bank of information and resources developed by professionals all over the world.

Community

We want to build a community that brings experts and families together to make things easy for each other.

Efficiency

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Homes for Ukraine – How Else to Help

By Tara Rossow | March 28, 2022

Many families around Europe are supporting by offering their homes for Ukrainian refugees. Many are wondering – what else/ what other support is needed? We have done some brief research and list it below. This is not an exhaustive list, and please refer to your local authority/country/ government regarding specific support in your country, and…

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Communication Boards for Ukrainian Refugees

By Alejandra Galvez | March 2, 2022

We have created a one page communication boards (general and medical needs) to help refugees communicate their basic needs. This was designed with people with additional needs in mind, who may not have access to their communication board or systems, however can support communication for anyone. If further are needed, please let us know and…

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Guest Post: How Corona Lockdown is Effecting Me – An OT Student with #NotSoTerriblePalsy

By Georgia Vine | April 7, 2020

This week we are all still in #lockdown due to #covid19. Tim and I are busy working for the NHS #stayathomesavelives #protecttheNHS mostly from home. We are fortunate enough to welcome Georgia – an OT student completing a virtual placement with Mararget Spencer from OT360. Georgia is talking to us about what she is doing…

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Psychology for My Child

By Tim Rossow | January 15, 2020

TOPIC: Psychology for my child. WHY: Psychology is a broad topic, and there are different psychologists who work in different areas. When working with children, psychologists usually are involved in the following ways: Supporting young people with mental health concerns Assisting young people to develop strategies to manage challenging behaviour Assessing children for behaviour, mental…

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Look Hear Ipad & Tablet Management Ideas

By Tara Rossow | December 15, 2019

Read about some of our top tips on manage iPads and tablets with children. With the recent update to the WHO guidelines we thought that it is a perfect time to reflect on their usage.

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How to set up an Occupational Therapy Private Practice in the United Kingdom – Step 3

By Tara Rossow | November 10, 2019

This is a follow on blog from our ‘Step 1‘ blog which we recommend reading first. It also links to the ‘Step 2‘ blog which (you guessed it, is best to read before step 3). TOPIC: You are thinking of taking on a few private clients, maybe you work part time or want to eventually…

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How to set up an Occupational Therapy Private Practice in the United Kingdom – Step 2

By Tara Rossow | November 6, 2019

This is a follow on blog from our ‘Step 1‘ blog which we recommend reading first. It also links to the ‘Step 3‘ blog. TOPIC: You are thinking of taking on a few private clients, maybe you work part time or want to eventually have a full-time private practice income. You want to know what…

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How to set up an Occupational Therapy Private Practice in the United Kingdom – Step 1

By Tara Rossow | November 4, 2019

This is the first blog in a three part series outlining how to set up a private practice in the UK. Take a look at Step 2 and Step 3! TOPIC: You are thinking of taking on a few private clients, maybe you work part time or want to eventually have a full-time private practice…

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Guest Post! What I wish I knew as a new grad Occupational Therapist!

By Rachael Colquhoun | October 15, 2019

TOPIC:  What I wish I knew…. If you have stumbled across this blog post, you are probably a newly graduated occupational therapist! Congratulations on completing your degree! So …what now? If you are anything like I was, when you graduate, you are SO VERY READY to enter the workforce after many years of juggling studying and…

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Guest Post – Top 10 Tips for Adult Siblings of those with Additional Needs

By Cheryl Albright | September 15, 2019

TOPIC: Top 10 Tips For Special Needs Siblings (from a sibling!) WHAT: When we are children, there can be a variety of emotions regarding our siblings. Maybe you were jealous because they got to do all the fun stuff such as horseback riding and playing in a really cool looking gym? Maybe there were times…

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