About Us


Cinical Experience

Amanda Hunter is a qualified Occupational Therapist and an Advanced Practitioner in Sensory Integration.  She has worked as an occupational therapist for over twenty years, with more than nineteen years experience with children and young adults who have:

  • dyspraxia or developmental coordination disorder
  • attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • autism
  • sensory provessing difficulties
  • learning difficulties or developmental delay
  • motor skills and handwriting difficulties
  • Attachment and emotional issues
  • behavioural difficulties

Amanda has contracts with local schools in the area.  She also works with individual clients and families to support their needs in education, the home and workplace.  

Amanda has completed clinical and educational courses at undergraduate, postgraduate and masters level.


Assessments and intervention

Amanda is dedicated to providing high quality occupational therapy, which is targeted to the needs of the child or young adult.  She strives to achieve excellence and ensures that intervention is based on realistic goals. 

Assessment is individual and is based on need.  This is discussed with you before the assessment.

Intervention can include one or more of the following:

  • Recommendations for school, college or the workplace.
  • Activity programmes to improve gross motor skills, fine motor skills or handwriting.
  • Sensory diets.
  • 1:1 therapy.
  • Sensory integration therapy.
  • Recommendations for exam concessions.
  • Specific programmes, i.e. feeding, oral motor, sensory defensiveness.


Expert Reports

Amanda has prepared expert witness reports for court and  SEN (Special Educational Needs) Tribunals.   She has attended court to provide evidence.  

Amanda has completed expert witness training with Bond Solon, a leading legal training company.  to produce court-compliant reports, give effective oral evidence, and understand  law and procedure.