B. Sc in Occupational Therapy (Phils.)
Member of the Singapore Association of Occupational Therapists
AHPC Registered (Singapore)
Cathleya graduated with the Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy at Cebu Doctors’ University, Cebu, Philippines. She is a member of Singapore Association of Occupational Therapists since May 2010. She worked for 6 years in the Philippines and more than 3 years here in Singapore.
In her professional career, Cathleya has treated children with various needs including Autism Spectrum Disorder, Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Pervasive developmental disorder, Global developmental delay, learning disabilities, fine/gross motor developmental delays, Intellectual Disability, Dyspraxia, Dyslexia, handwriting difficulties, visual-motor/visual-perceptual difficulties. Sensory Processing Disorder, other sensory and behavioral issues. She also worked with children with cerebral palsy and chromosomal disorders. Cathleya’s previous experience gave her the opportunity to interact with children and families from different ethnic backgrounds.
Cathleya focuses on providing her clients with skills for basic daily living and school readiness which includes developing and enhancing motor planning, fine motor manipulation and coordination, attention and concentration as well as those with behavioral and social skill challenges. She also works in a team comprising parents, teachers, caregivers, and other healthcare professionals to provide holistic, integrated service and care of children under her charge. Cathleya is fluent in Tagalog and English.
Thomson Paediatric Centre – The Child Development Centre
10 Sinaran Drive
#09-04 Novena Medical Centre
Tel: 6397 6627
Fax: 6397 6701
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