New Zealand Registration (NZROT 1988)
Australian Registration (OT Australia 2013)
Founding member of the International PRPP instructors Network (2014)
Member of Occupational Therapy New Zealand/ Whakaora Ngangahau Aotearoa
Arul has over 25 years of Paediatric experience.
She worked in Child Development teams from 1991 to 1999 before running a Private Practice
from 2003 and worked with ACC and school learning support units.
Arul has experience working with children with Developmental delay, Syndromes, Cerebral Palsy, Head injuries including Shaken baby syndrome, Prematurity, Learning disability, Neurological conditions, Equipment support, cross cultural support and working in the community including clinic, home and school.
Foundation Bobath, Baby Bobath and Advanced Baby Bobath certification
Sensory Integration theory and Practice
Perceive, Recall, Plan and Perform PRPP assessment and Intervention of Information Processing
SOS (Sequential, Oral Sensory) Approach to feeding
If you can’t breathe, you can’t function. Lifespan lab course (Mary Massery PT)
Newborn Behavioural Observations (NBO)
Occupational Performance Coaching (OPC)
Upper Limb Performance Assessment (ULPA)
Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS)
Workshops, teaching and clinical supervision
Kidsplus Geelong Australia
Integration coaching into practice with families of children with cerebral palsy.
Down Syndrome Conference
Learner profile with Down Syndrome.
Understanding ADHD, ASD, cerebral palsy, fetal alcohol spectrum disorder, and anxiety.
See through your clients eyes.
Ministry of Education, Rotorua
Using coaching skills within our practice.
Perceive, Recall, Plan and Perform Workshop, Introduction and stage 1
Co-presenter with Wendy Burrows, ADHB.
Clinical Reasoning Workshop
Paediatric Occupational Therapy and Kidsplus, Geelong, Australia.