Our Team.

The team you may encounter when working with Country Therapy each have their own strengths and knowledge to empower people to achieve autonomy and independence in not only your life but your family's and any other person in your support network. Together, we make a small team of like minded people who share the same common goal when working with the paediatric, adult and older adult populations.

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Nav Singh

Occupational Therapist

As the practice founder, Nav is passionate about developing a high quality allied health practice which services regional Victoria and outer west Melbourne.

Nav completed his Bachelor of Occupational Therapy in 2011 from CMC vellore and completed a Masters in Public Health Degree from La Trobe University in 2015.

Nav has worked in the public sector (Wimmera Health Care Group) as a senior clinician and continues to support their School Readiness program.

 

Nav has experience working with the Paediatric and adult population. Nav is passionate about his work and wants to bring high quality evidence based practise to his town of Ararat & surrounding and outer west Melbourne. 

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Djulia Concepcion

Occupational Therapy Aid

Djulia is currently studying the Bachelor of Nursing with a keen interest in mental health and critical care.

Djulia has worked and completed clinical placements across several hospital and community settings including areas that heavily collaborate with allied health services and other agencies.

Belief in person centred care through a strengths based approach is what Djulia advocates. 

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Michiko Donal

Occupational Therapy Aid

Michiko is currently studying the last year of Bachelor of Occupational Therapy and is interested in community, acute, and hand therapy.

Michiko has completed a Diploma in Nursing and has completed some work in the field. Michiko's passion is to provide the highest quality care for people and work collaboratively with people to achieve their goals.

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Lauren Hunter

Occupational Therapy Aid

Lauren relocated to Australia from the UK in 2017. 

Lauren has completed a degree in Human Resource Management and is working towards a Cert IV in Allied Health Assistance. 

She is currently working full time as a Program Coordinator, running school projects with States Schools’ relief. 

Lauren's passion is to work with children and families to provide support and a friendly face.

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Elizabeth Jacob

Occupational Therapist

Elizabeth completed her Bachelors in Occupational Therapy from CMC Vellore in 2011 and her Masters in Occupational Therapy in 2016 (Specialisation: Neuro Rehabilitation) from Manipal University. 

 

Elizabeth is passionate about empowering individuals with disabilities and helping them achieve their goals. Her main areas of expertise include Neuro Rehabilitation and geriatric management. She has experience of working in various work settings such as aged care, rehabilitation units, mental health sector, paediatric OT clinic, acute inpatient set up, and lymphoedema private practice. 

 

Elizabeth is trained and experienced in assessing and implementing evidence based interventions using a client centred, occupation based approach. She enjoys interacting with clients with diverse needs and conditions and finds it extremely rewarding to have a positive impact on their lives.