Ms Francene Howe

Occupational Therapist

clinic location
The Edge, Suite 14A Level 1 /80-82 Keilor Rd, Essendon Nth, Victoria, 3041, Australia
clinic location
The Edge, Suite 14A Level 1 /80-82 Keilor Rd, Essendon Nth, Victoria, 3041, Australia

Overview

Medicare Registered and NDIS approved provider for Occupational Therapy and Counselling. NDIS provider for Capacity Building Supports focussing on participants with Mental Health concerns. Special interest areas include Perinatal mental health, Pre Natal Anxiety, Post Natal Depression and Anxiety.

Area of Focus

  • Anxiety
  • Counselling
  • Depression
  • Mental health
  • Pain Management
  • ADL assessment
  • Assessments
  • Disabilities
  • Functional capacity assessment
  • Relaxation training
  • Carers support

Modalities

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Psychoeducation
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness
  • Time-Limited Therapy

Patient Focus

  • Adults
  • Women
  • Culturally and linguistically diverse communities
  • People with disabilities

Languages Spoken

  • English

Services

  • Home Visits

Education

  • B.App.Sci (Occupational Therapy)
  • Grad Dip in Counselling & Human Services

Accreditations

  • Member Mental Health Professionals Network

Certifications

  • Trained in ACT; Trauma informed counselling; Brief Intervention therapy; ASIST (suicide intervention)

Fee / Service

  • Chronic Condition or Complex Need Consultation A$53.80
  • Group Therapy (6 to 10 patients) A$35.00

Hours

This week

Monday8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday9:00 am - 5:00 pm