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Janine Jenkins

Occupational Therapy for brain injury for adults & children, including Spinal Cord Injuries, Cerebral Palsy, Ataxia, Muscular Dystrophies and Multiple Sclerosis

BSc Occupational Therapy

About Janine

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Janine is a highly experienced Occupational Therapist specialising in neurorehabilitation. She has practiced in the field of neurology since 2003 and, as the Transition Lead Occupational Therapist for Carmarthenshire Complex Neurological Service, has further specialised in working with children and also young people (aged 16-25).

Her experience includes SMART based goal-oriented rehabilitation programmes for a range of neurological conditions, including Brain Injury, Spinal Cord Injuries, Cerebral Palsy, Ataxia, Muscular Dystrophies and Multiple Sclerosis.

Janine practises with the client at the heart of their care to positively identify a client’s occupational strengths and challenges. She is experienced in engaging young people, adults, parents, families, schools and carers in understanding and supporting an individual’s needs and intervention programmes. Her friendly and approachable nature, coupled with her professional competence and confidence gives her the ability to establish a deep rapport and trust with clients, families and the MDT. She brings a very level-headed opinion to particularly complex situations and her experience assists greatly in the maintenance and improvement of health for her clients.

Janine has demonstrable experience working with clients who have complex cognitive, physical, environmental and ADL needs and is a proven asset to specialist teams. She is confident liaising and communicating with a wide range of providers in the public and private sectors and regularly works with Case Managers, Solicitors and health professionals. She is an effective communicator and has an extensive working knowledge of health & social services, third sector, education and providers of vocational rehabilitation opportunities, private care providers and charitable organisations.

As an independent practitioner, Janine is experienced at providing a range of services from functional, cognitive or postural assessments to SMART based goal-oriented intervention programmes, fatigue management, advice on equipment and vocational rehab, all aimed at maximising a client’s potential. Janine grasps every opportunity to facilitate and maximise potential for clients to re-learn and recover.

Since qualifying in 2001 from Cardiff University with a post graduate diploma in Occupational Therapy, Janine has gained clinical expertise in a range of Occupational Therapy settings, including Community Mental Health, Learning Disabilities and Paediatrics. Janine has practiced in the field of neurology since 2003 and has amassed a significant body of knowledge in the assessment and treatment of a broad spectrum of complex physical and cognitive presentations. Janine continues to work as the Transition Clinical Lead for the Hywel Dda University Health Board alongside her private practice through The OT Centre.

Janine is registered with the Health & Care Professions Council and is a member of the BAOT and College of Occupational Therapists Specialist Sections in Independent and Neurological Practice.

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