Jade Baldwin

Occupational Therapist 

Kids Play Occupational Therapy

Jade has always had a naturel affinity with children and followed her passions into the field of paediatric OT.

Jade strives to provide a meaningful and individually tailored intervention service to children and their families to support individual needs and goals. She enjoys working collaboratively across home, school and social life to ensure parents and teachers are equipped with appropriate and relevant strategies to support the child in all areas of daily life. Jade has over 10 years’ experience working as an Occupational Therapist.

Jade has experience in the following areas

  • Complex difficulties
  • Developing attention and concentration skills
  • Sensory Processing Difficulties
  • Autism / Aspergers Syndrome
  • Developmental Delays
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Chronic Constipation
  • Developmental Coordination Disorder or Dyspraxia
  • Self regulation and behaviour
  • Emotional Regulation
  • Behaviour Difficulties
  • Play and social skills
  • Activities of daily living including eating, toileting and dressing
  • Fine motor skills
  • Handwriting, cutting skills and typing skills
  • Gross motor skills
  • Childcare / school participation 

Jade's special areas of interest include

Autism spectrum disorder, early intervention, sensory processing difficulties, developmental delays, emotional regulation, toileting challenges and fine motor/handwriting difficulties.

The key approaches Jade uses include

Sensory Processing, DIR Floortime, The Alert Program, Zones of Regulation, and Positive Parenting