Tilly Brook - Sunrise Medical Australia
MOT (Hons), BHlthSc. Occupational Therapist (OT), Clinical Hub Team Leader - Australia
Based now in Sydney, Australia, Tilly has travelled the world in her 10+ year career as an Occupational Therapist working within the assistive technology industry.
Tilly trained as an Occupational Therapist in Sydney Australia. Whilst living in Sydney, Tilly worked at both Liverpool and Royal Rehabilitation Centre Sydney Brain Injury Units working with clients with neurologic disabilities; providing both functional and cognitive rehabilitation and prescribing wheelchair and seating.
In 2015, Tilly moved to Singapore where she worked with the Cerebral Palsy Association, Singapore. Whilst in this role, Tilly provided wheelchair and seating mentoring to Occupational Therapist, teachers and carers, was involved in prescription and procurement of seating systems for pre-school classrooms enabling students to participate in tabletop activities with their classmates. Through these roles, Tilly was able increase the independence and function of many clients; upgrading outdated systems to current and tailored systems.
In 2017 she moved to Auckland, New Zealand where she worked with the specialised wheelchair service, Mobility Solutions.Tilly was a prescribing therapist completing assessments and trials for both pediatric and adult clients with complex wheelchair and seating needs.
Tilly has a Masters of Occupational Therapy (Hons) from the University of Sydney (2010) and a Bachelor of Health Science from the University of Adelaide (2007). She is a registered Occupational Therapist with AHPRA.
Tilly has a keen interest and passion for working with clients and their carers who have complex and difficult seating/wheelchair needs and enjoys working with other allied health providers to problem solve and overcome barriers to their seating and mobility goals.
When she is not working, you will find her at home caring for her two cheeky toddlers.