The Physicare - Rehabilitation Development & Disability Independence Program works with families, carers and professionals to understand the needs of people with a disability including people with complex concerns and acquired injuries.
It is a specialist private health service which provides multidisciplinary, diagnostic assessment and intervention with a focus on Physiotherapy. By using a person centred approach, the program empowers people, parents and carers to gain a deeper understanding of their developmental strengths and difficulties and strategies to support them.
We are a Professional Multidisciplinary Service that’s proud to offer our services to clients throughout Brisbane and surrounding areas of Queensland. Great service begins and ends with experienced and friendly professionals, which is why we put so much consideration into selecting the best people to join our team. We aim to not only meet your needs, but also exceed your expectations of what a dependable Allied Health and Assessment Therapy Service can be.
We’re committed to providing consistently reliable service in a timely and professional manner.
Specialist consultation services are provided at our clinics for children and young people with specific developmental disorders, cerebral palsy, acquired brain injury, autism, rare conditions and developmental disorders, comorbid medical conditions and disabilities
The multidisciplinary team assists families to make informed choices about setting developmental independence, education and community participation goals for their child or young person to support their best-possible developmental outcomes and participation in education and daily life.
Outreach and Rural, Childcare or School visits are available. Allied Heath second-opinion consultations are available upon request across Queensland.
Get the results you deserve with our quality service, and at an affordable price too! Our qualified team of professionals bring their experience and expertise with them to assist every client. But what really sets our services apart from the rest of the industry is our attention to detail and receptiveness to the unique needs of each client.
Electromyography Assessment for muscle tone and physical conditioning
Educational Assessment – Literacy, Numeracy, Speech, Language
Adaptive Equipment Assessment and Review
Transition and Case Management
Positive Behaviour Support and Management of Behaviours Causing Harm
Allied Health - Psychology, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation, Education and Literacy/Language
CHILDREN AND YOUTH THERAPY
By using a child and family-centred approach, the program empowers parents and carers to gain a deeper understanding of their child’s developmental strengths and difficulties and strategies to support them. We understand how important it is to feel confident and worry free when it comes to the service we provide. Our dedicated staff invests the time and energy necessary to be well prepared for any unique requests or special concerns our clients may have.
"I HIGHLY RECOMMEND THE PHYSICARE - CHILD DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM. ALL OF THE STAFF MEMBERS ARE EXTREMELY PROFESSIONAL, HAVE EXCELLENT COMMUNICATION SKILLS, AND PROVIDE GREAT SERVICE. I WOULDN’T CHOOSE ANY OTHER THERAPY SERVICE."
HOURS OF OPERATION
Clinic times are by appointment
Wait periods may apply for new clients
OUR LATEST WORK
Proud To Serve You
At Physicare - Child Development & Disability Independence Program, we do whatever it takes to keep our clients satisfied. Our work is an important source of pride for us, and we’d love for you to have a look at some of our latest efforts. As a service provider committed to client satisfaction, you can rest assured you’re in good hands when you choose us. Choose quality. Choose Physicare - Child Development & Disability Independence Program.
Positive Behaviour Support Planning
Protective Actions for Carers
Child Protection Skills
CONDUCTIVE SEQUENCE EDUCATION
An innovative evidence based therapy programme for children with brain injury/cerebral palsy and now applied to children with autism. An example of how our service has evolved to the high standard we currently hold ourselves to. It really highlighted our collective work ethic, and the adjustments we can make in order to accommodate a client. Nothing is too much for us to handle, or too small to push aside.
PHYSICARE AT SCHOOL ! PROMOTING HEALTHY CHILD DEVELOPMENT
Our team of therapist recently completed an integration project to support a child with complex needs to participate and thrive in a school environment.
Accessing Our Services
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Consultations are by appointment only. Referrals to the service are accepted from Individuals, Family Members, Allied Health Practitioners, GPs, Hospital and Private consultants.
For more information on eligibility for services, waiting times and other service options
Phone 3855 9215
MEDICARE Referrals can be made for a limited number of item services for chronic conditions, mental health plan requirements: a GP, or another medical specialist. The referring practitioner must provide information about the presenting developmental concerns and ensure pre-referral guideline criteria as required by Medicare are addressed.
PRIVATE HEALTH COVER : Eligible therapy services covered under private health insurance are available HICAPS available
NDIS National Disability Insurance Scheme Referrals accepted - Queensland
Department of Communities : Child Safety and Disability Referrals
Where are we located ? We provide services from a number of locations in the community. Contact us for more information about our services in your area.
Far North Queensland
WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU
Brisbane QLD, Australia
07 3855 9215