Functional Impairment Evaluations (FIE)

An evaluation of one or more specific aspects of function, eg. hand function, mobility. The person’s work potential is usually not considered in Functional Impairment claims.

Functional Capacity Evaluations (FCE)

An evaluation of a person’s ability to function in all areas of daily living that assists in determining their work potential. It includes a detailed history of the person’s education and work history. The person may be suffering from a physical, cognitive or psychological illness that may be acute or chronic in nature. The ErgoScience Physical Work Performance Evaluation is used to assist in the assessment of a person’s ability to meet the physical demands of work.

Return-to-Work Case management (RTW)

RTW Case Management aims to promote return to work of employees following an extended period of absence due to job threatening injury or illness. It includes liaison with attending medical practitioners and recommendations regarding special accommodations that may be required in the workplace. The Progressive Goal Attainment Program (PGAP) is offered to assist with return-to-work of people with physical and psychological conditions.

Performance Role Play Training

I am very excited to announce a collaboration between Lesley Burns Occupational Therapy (LBOT) and Performance Role Play Training (PRPT) headed up by Judy Ditchfield, Charlotte Butler and Jocelyn Broderick, with the launch of a series of monologues designed to promote discussions about mental health challenges faced by many working people during the exceptional and difficult time we are all going through.  The recently produced 7 monologues are all about “hot topics” affecting peoples’ mental health at the current time – these include  Anxiety, Depression, Retrenchments, Money stress, Mothers working from home, Suicide and Black tax.  The team at PRPT all come from a communication skills in business as well as an acting background, which is obvious when you watch the monologues…believe me, they are brilliant and evocative conversation starters. Read More here.

Audits of accessibility for people with disabilities

Audits of accessibility for people with disabilities are undertaken at public facilities such as shopping centres and leisure centres, corporate office complexes and residences. The South African National Standards are used for assessing compliance and providing recommendations.

Medico-legal Evaluations

Medico-legal Evaluations are undertaken for Attorneys to assist with personal injury claims. Consideration is given to the extent of the person’s functional incapacity, work potential, need for further intervention, need for assistance, and need for assistive devices, special equipment and accommodation adaptation to promote optimal independence in daily life.

Activities of Daily Living Assessments (ADL)

A short assessment only of activities of daily living such as self-care, domestic and family responsibility, driving, recreational and social activities, community survival, etc. Work potential is not included.

Tailored Webinar Workshop

My workshop webinar spaces are custom designed in order to bring you a webinar or webinar series which meets your brief and your budget. You can choose between a selection of topics, decide the duration, and diarize a time and date which suits you. With my guidance, your final webinar workshop experience will bring you specific input, solutions, and management plans seamlessly aligned with your needs, values and business vision. The minimum group workshop space run with 6 attendees, with a maximum of up to 50 attendees. Read more here