Exercise Classes & Pilates What is an Occupational Therapist? Occupational therapy enables people to get back into the physical activities that make up their regular day. That is if you have had a back or shoulder injury you might find that you can't play golf, lift boxes at work or even play around with your kids. An occupational therapist will give you specific and targeted exercises to strengthen your body and assists with back/shoulder pain. Our occupational therapists are conveniently located at our centre on Norton Street Leichhardt. You will train in our rehabilitation studio in where there is plenty of on-street parking on Norton Street in Leichhardt. Occupational Therapy treatments may help: You recover from a workplace injury Strengthen back and neck muscles Alleviate back and neck pain Headaches Sciatica and referred pain syndromes Scoliosis management Exercise and injury rehabilitation prescription Advice and reassurance On the Spot Health Fund Claims for Occupational Therapy Treatments available: (check your cover with your particular health fund as occupational rebates vary between health funds) HICAPS accepted at Body Mind Central - chiro centre on Norton Street Leichhardt Reasons people may want to visit our Occupational Therapists for back and neck pain You want To regain previous levels of physical strenght that you lost before your injury Our Occupational Therapist's Understand how difficult it might be to find a good Occupational Therapist in the Leichhardt and Inner West area Are good listeners and really your needs and health goals Are skilled at diagnosing musculoskeletal problems (we will refer to your GP and team of specialists if your problem is outside our scope of practice) History of Body Mind Central – Leichhardt We have served the local Leichhardt and Inner West area since 1999. Conveniently located for the Leichhardt, Lilyfield, Annandale, Balmain, Petersham, Marrickville, Haberfield and Sydney CBD communities. … The Body Mind CentralExercise & Pilates Team Abraham Tedjakusuma Occupational Therapist for chronic pain conditions Abe is a fun and passionate Occupational Therapist who graduated from the University of Sydney. He is a strong advocate of a multidisciplinary therapy team approach, having completed his Bachelor in Exercise and Health Science prior to obtaining his Masters in Occupational Therapy. Abe’s focus is on helping to improve the quality of life of both children and adults, through a client-centred approach to therapy. He has a strong interest in the neurodevelopmental challenges faced by children and their families, as well as musculoskeletal conditions effecting people’s day-to-day life. Abe aims to provide movement and brain-based therapy that is not only fun and engaging but helps children and adults to reach their full potential. Our Latest Articles Beating the Winter Back Pain Blues Don’t Neglect Your Back This New Year How Can a Chiropractor Help with Hay Fever How Can Pain Affect Your Life Posture: How can a Chiropractor Help? What is a Degenerative Disc Disease? What Type of Headache Do You have? Why Does My Back Ache in Winter? Backpack Tips: Get your Child’s Happy back at school Carlo Rinaudo Practicioners Abraham TedjakusumaBader El-DejanyCarlo RinaudoJohn PetrozziLiesbeth GeerligsStuart AinisSuzi Petrozzi Services ChiropracticWellness & Clinical PsychologyRemedial MassageExercise Classes & PilatesLife CoachingHuman Spring Find Us Business Hours Monday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM Tuesday 1:30 PM - 7:00 PM Wednesday 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM Thursday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM Friday 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM Saturday - Sunday By Appointment Only Download our App for online bookings Online booking - BodyMindCentral - Chiropractic, Psychology, massage, life coaching, pilates - Leichhardt Inner West Sydney BodyMindCentral - Chiropractic, Psychology, massage, life coaching, pilates - Leichhardt Inner West Sydney. solutions for back pain, neck pain, anxiety, depression. Sign Up for newsletter SIGN UP NOW FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Want to keep up to date with our new articles when they are posted? subscribe here. ! ! ! Subscribe Something went wrong. Please check your entries and try again.