Our Team

Say hello to the friendly All About You Occupational Therapy team and get to know us!

Meet The Team

Welcome to our website! We are thrilled to introduce you to our exceptional team. At All About You Occupational Therapy, we believe that the strength of an organisation lies in the collective expertise, dedication, and passion of its members. Our team is comprised of highly skilled professionals who are committed to delivering excellence in everything we do.

We invite you to explore our website and learn more about our team members, their expertise, and the ways we can help you.

Each member of our team brings a unique set of talents and experiences to the table, allowing us to tackle a wide range of challenges and provide innovative solutions. We foster a collaborative and inclusive work environment, encouraging open communication, creativity, and continuous learning.

Our team is made up of experts in various areas, including physical disabilities, adult and adolescent mental health, paediatrics, workplace rehabilitation, home modifications, assistive technology and NDIS report writing. From experienced leaders to passionate new graduates, everyone contributes their experience to ensure the success of our projects and the satisfaction of our participants.

We take pride in our team’s ability to adapt to dynamic environments and evolving technologies.

By staying up-to-date with evidence based practice and advancements, we are able to provide cutting-edge solutions that meet the changing needs of our participants.

Not only are we dedicated professionals, but we also share a common set of values that guide our work. These values include collaboration, attention to detail, integrity and innovation. These values serve as the foundation for our interactions with participants, partners, and each other.

Through our collective efforts, we strive to make a positive impact in our industry and the communities we serve. We believe that by working together, we can achieve remarkable results and drive meaningful change.

If you have any questions or would like to discuss how we can assist you, please don’t hesitate to reach out.

Thank you for visiting us, and we look forward to the opportunity to work with you.

" Empowering lives through Occupational Therapy excellence "
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Krystel Maier

Director & Senior Occupational Therapist
Krystel graduated with honors from the University of Newcastle. She specialises in mental health, well-being, and takes a genuine holistic approach with her participants. Krystel works as a forensic occupational therapist and has access to Wacol, Brisbane Correctional Centre, and Borallon Correctional Centres. Outside of work, you will find her relaxing with her son and her dogs, Henry and Bentley, or jumping out of planes for parachuting.
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Occupational Therapists

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Kristi Cairney

- Senior Occupational Therapist

Mental health

Forensics

SIL and SDA reports

Intellectual disabilities

Kristi graduated from Auckland University of Technology in 2016 with a Bachelor of Health Science (Occupational Therapy). Outside of work, Kristi enjoys being outdoors (going to the beach and camping), spending time with her partner and dogs and listening to live music.

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Matthew Sheridan

- Senior Occupational Therapist

Injury management and prevention

Manual handling

Mental health

Vocational assistance and veteran support

Modifications and equipment

Workplace safety and ergonomics

Matt graduated in 2016 with a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy from the University of the Sunshine Coast. Outside of work Matt likes spending time with his wife and two children, playing basketball, and hanging out with friends.

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Jamey Marks

- Occupational Therapist

Mental health

Intellectual disabilities

Physical disability equipment prescription

Manual handling

SIL and SDA reports

Jamey graduated from the University of the Sunshine Coast in 2021 with a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours). She has also completed an honours project researching sexual expression for people with a physical disability. Outside of work, Jamey enjoys going to the gym and spending time with family and friends.

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Jaime Fogarty

- Graduate Occupational Therapist

Completion of honours project of children with disabilities in junior sports

Injury rehabilitation

Neurological rehabilitation

Paediatrics

Orthopaedic injury/surgery rehabilitation

Jaime graduated in 2022 with a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy with Honours at James Cook University in Townsville. Outside of work you’ll find Jaime at the gym, at the beach, out for dinner or reading a good romcom. She loves live music and spending time with her family and friends.

Ella Fichtenmayer

- New Graduate Occupational Therapist

Injury rehabilitation

Neurological rehabilitation

Intellectual disabilities

Physical disability equipment prescription

Ella graduated in 2023 from the Australian Catholic University (ACU) with a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy with honors. Outside of work, Ella enjoys going to the beach and Pilates, drinking coffee, and spending time with family and friends.

The Admin Team

Amber Slines

- Office Manager

Amber is an all-rounder Office Manager and comes with a versatile background. She has been in the marketing industry for 20 years, and she also has a strong background in finance, office procedures and team management. Outside of work, Amber likes to spend time with family and the occasional escape the city for a country getaway.

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- The Office Dog

My name is Henry, and I am the office pooch, I have a background in providing lots of pats, hugs and sometimes I might bark at you, but that’s just me having a chat with you. I love being around people and chasing the ball, or just having a cuddle and snuggling under the desk for a snooze.

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Emily Poh

- Occupational Therapy Assistant

Emily is currently the only OTA in the office not studying Occupational Therapy. She is a third year Speech Pathology student at ACU. When Emily is not working or studying, she is usually chilling at home with her dog, watching movies, or visiting her parents on the Sunshine Coast. When she finishes university, she hopes to work in a multidisciplinary team at the hospital and continue working with OT’s.

Shellbee Walsh

- Occupational Therapy Assistant

Shellbee is currently studying at the University of Queensland in her second year of Occupational Therapy. Shellbee has an interest in paediatrics, adult mental health and working with ex-veterans. One day she hopes to start her own allied health clinic. Outside of work, Shellbee enjoys spending time with her friends at college and her family.

Emily Dear

- Occupational Therapy Assistant

Emily is an occupational therapy assistant at All About You Occupational Therapy. She is currently in her third year of Occupational Therapy study at Southern Cross University. Outside of work you’ll find her at the beach and spending time with friends and family.

Evan Whitty

- Occupational Therapy Assistant

Evan is studying Occupational Therapy at The University of Queensland and is a first year OTA. Outside of work, Evan’s favourite past-times include running, cycling, and surfing. He loves the outdoors and a tea with his mates around the campfire.

Nikki Helion

- Occupational Therapy Assistant

Nikki is a third-year occupational therapy student at the University of the Sunshine Coast, and in 2023 joined AAYOT. Working with the team and collaborating with occupational therapists has been a rewarding experience, allowing her to gain valuable skills in her field. Outside of work she loves the beach, Pilates, listening to music, reading and spending time with her friends and family.

Silvara White

- Occupational Therapy Assistant

Silvara is currently studying occupational therapy at ACU in her second year. She is a first year OTA and has been loving it ever since starting. When she’s not at work she enjoys going to Pilates classes and being with her friends.