About

Woolly­butt Spe­cial­ist Ser­vices was start­ed in 2018, to help close the gap in the pro­vi­sion of ser­vices to peo­ple with a dis­abil­i­ty in the North­ern Ter­ri­to­ry for spe­cial­ist ser­vices. With a long-stand­ing his­to­ry in pro­vi­sion of sup­port to peo­ple with a dis­abil­i­ty Cher­ry Reynolds, Occu­pa­tion­al Ther­a­pist, want­ed to ensure that with the changes to the dis­abil­i­ty sec­tor that peo­ple would still have access to ser­vices that help to max­imise qual­i­ty of life and min­imise behav­iours of concern.

Services

We provide the following services with a focus on building capacity and helping people get the most out of their lives.

Training and Consultancy

Woollybutt Specialist Services provides training for support workers, carers and other professionals in relation to Positive Behaviour Support, engagement and sensory processing.

Training and Consultancy

Positive Behaviour Support

Pos­i­tive behav­iour sup­port is an evi­dence based approach. It is proven to be suc­cess­ful in increas­ing qual­i­ty of life and reduc­ing behav­iours of con­cern. It is not a fad or buzz­word and is based on research. It aims to improve a person’s qual­i­ty of life and reduce behav­iours of concern.

Positive Behaviour Support

Occupational Therapy

The role of Occu­pa­tion­al Ther­a­pists at Woolly­butt Spe­cial­ist Ser­vices is to work with peo­ple and help them max­imise their indi­vid­ual potential.

Occupational Therapy

News

Infor­ma­tion about events, updates and posi­tion vacancies

Seek­ing Pos­i­tive Behav­iour Sup­port Practitioner

Resources

A col­lec­tion of forms and infor­ma­tion to help build an under­stand­ing of Pos­i­tive Behav­iour Sup­port and Behav­iours of Concern

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