Erin Garde
Body Freedom Project
Dapto, NSW, Australia
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Body Freedom Project
Dapto, NSW, Australia
Qualification and identity verified

About me

Erin is a qualified occupational therapist who is passionate about helping people move forward with their health freedom. She supports her clients with a broad range of conditions that are causing restrictions in function and mobility. She loves the ability of her work to have a positive impact on her clients to improve their day-to-day activities, pain levels, work and lifestyle. Erin completed her Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) at Western Sydney University and holds a Diploma ... in Remedial Massage from the Karuna College of Massage Therapies with a focus on sports massage, Swedish massage and lymphatic drainage. A strong believer in contributing to the local community, Erin and her family are regular volunteers and love giving back. Erin also helps small to medium businesses thrive through providing guidance, complimentary advertising, an extra sales channel and support in cash flow and customer service to work towards financial freedom. Erin lives in Wollongong with her husband, two children and their dog Toffee. She looks forward to helping you regain your health, wellbeing and independence. Read more


Membership of professional associations

  • Occupational Therapy Board, (AHPRA)

Education and training

-Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy), Western Sydney University (2004) -Diploma in Remedial Massage, Karuna College of Massage Therapies, (2002)

Holds a relevant Working With Children Check


Erin Garde’s studio location

Dapto, NSW 2530 Australia

Exact location will be provided after booking

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COVID-19 recommendations Prior to making your in person booking with your practitioner, please ensure that you discuss their obligations and compliance regarding the prevention of the spread of COVID-19. Learn more

Discovery call session

A discovery call will provide an opportunity to ask questions and gain an understanding about your current challenges, goals and pain points. ... This is a key opportunity for us to start building a relationship and understand how I may be able to assist you. You can also learn more about my expertise and knowledge, the success I have had in helping others with similar issues, and consider whether my offerings will be able to meet your needs. Ultimately, a discovery call helps to determine if there is a good fit and we can decide if we would like to take the next steps together. Read more

This is a one time free session

15 min


Occupational Therapy

These sessions are designed to help build your skills, capacity and daily function as a result of a debilitating injury or illness, or a progressive ... condition, that is impacting your quality of life. Occupational therapy can assist in relieving symptoms related to: - decision-making - depression - fatigue - mental health - movement - multiple sclerosis - self-esteem - sleep Issues - pain management - support. Your input and participation is key to the whole process. During the session, Erin will conduct an individualised assessment during which you share your goals and the things that can make your life more meaningful. Erin may visit you in your home, community and/or work setting to understand how you carry out your daily activities which might include showering, toileting, dressing, shopping, cooking and cleaning. Erin will then create a customised plan to assist with your overall wellbeing, with specific and measurable steps to help you reach those goals. Practical strategies might include making changes to your home environment or introducing equipment, such as a Healy Device, to help you maintain, regain or support your level of function. As occupational therapy takes a holistic approach, Erin can also work with any other health professionals such as GPs, physiotherapists, or a care team to provide you with coordinated care. Some of Erin's services may be eligible to claim under an NDIS plan. Contact Erin for more details. Read more

In person

1 hr

150 AUD

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