Michelle Portelli

Occupational Therapist (Key Worker)

Michelle is an Occupational Therapist providing client-centred interventions to children and their families across the Wide Bay region, which includes the home, school, and day-care centre. Michelle is passionate about working in the paediatric setting and ensures she delivers evidence-based practice to assist with enhancing a child’s skills that are necessary in everyday life. As an occupational therapist, Michelle will observe and assess your child’s needs and implement strategies with the family to assist your child to develop the skills to become more independent in everyday tasks. If your child is having difficulty with any of the following, they can benefit from Occupational Therapy services with Michelle:
  • Getting dressed
  • Using utensils
  • Attention
  • Toilet Training
  • Fine motor skills
  • Sensory processing
  • Listening and following instructions
  • Social Emotional Regulation