The Country Resource and Consultancy Team (CRCT) supports occupational therapists, physiotherapists and speech pathologists who work with people with disability in regional, rural and remote Western Australia. The person with disability may have physical, intellectual, neurological, cognitive or sensory impairment. Registration with the Disability Services Commission is not required for the CRCT to be involved.
The CRCT provides consultancy, training and resources for WA country therapists to support their ongoing professional development and competency in working with people with disability. The team’s philosophy incorporates interdisciplinary approaches, evidence-based practice and person/family-centred practice principles.
Support is provided using a range of strategies such as:
- phone and email consultations
- video conferencing
- professional development and training
- loan of resource materials
- development of resources
- liaison with metro service providers
- on-site visits
To find out more, contact the CRCT via firstname.lastname@example.org .