Debbie Chadwick's profile

Debbie Chadwick Dip COT, OTR, HCPC, NEBs (Mgmt), UKFCE, Accredited Healthcare trainer

DAC Therapy Services

Most of my work is with adults but I also have some experience in working with children, young adults and their families.. Clients I work with have various physical, cognitive and psychological conditions, including; traumatic brain and head injuries, complex orthopaedic trauma, amputees, progressive neurological conditions, spinal injury, medical and post surgical management, upper limb injury, stress and PTSD. I am able to undertake focused individual assessments and interventions within the home or work environment. I have vast experience in working with insurers, solicitors and deputies involved in personal injury claims or as part of corporate insurance provision offered to policyholders. I have experience in liaison with statutory services, employers, HR and OH departments and with sourcing and instructing other treating practitioners with the aim of improving function and/or returning someone back into education or employment following injury, improving independence and sense of purpose after illness, long term sickness absence or significant life changes. I work with national forces charities and their benefactors, for equipment advice and recommendation, with individuals and housing associations seeking housing adaptation advice or rehousing assessment.

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OT with 30 years experience in various disability settings in private, statutory services, charity and voluntary sectors. Focus on Case Management, Medico-Legal Expert work and neurorehabilitation.

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Phone: 0776 100 2949

Email: [email protected]




  • Adult 25 +
  • Young person (18-25)
  • Older person (65+)
  • Case Management
  • Medico-Legal/Expert Witness
  • Mentoring
  • Professional Supervision
  • Neuro Rehabilitation
  • Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Advice about access, bathroom &/or kitchen adaptations or equipment Home adaptations for independent living
  • Advice around specialist equipment or in modifying your home to maximise independence
  • Falls prevention
  • Electric mobility scooter assessment/advice
  • Practical strategies/treatment to overcome daily challenges caused by illness, accident, recent diagnosis or ageing.
  • Long term conditions management in the community
  • Brain or Spinal Injury expertise
  • Trauma & Orthopedics expertise
  • Help and support with pain or fatigue-management techniques
  • Stress-related support
  • Therapeutic assessment, support and intervention for memory problems
  • Work/health promo/training/H&S e.g. DSE Risk Assessment, Manual Handling training, stress prevention/education
  • Ergonomic Assessment/industrial/office/vehicle seating/equipment advice
  • Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE) (standardised system) for physically active jobs
  • Job/role analysis of task demands
  • Graduated RTW plan/reasonable adjustments advice
  • Vocational Rehab (VR) ongoing input/treatment/job coach/work prep/work hardening/conditioning
  • OT Assessments and interventions on behalf of a case manager
  • Specific treatment interventions for a case manager
  • Case management after a catastrophic injury
  • Expert witness assessment/reports
  • Bespoke training programmes
  • Mentoring or supervision
  • Regular supervision for independent practitioners

Contact Debbie Chadwick