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Cooloola Allied Health is a locally owned, independent health care provider that services

the Gympie, Tin Can Bay, Cooloola Cove, Rainbow Beach and surrounding areas.


Marissa J Paulden 

Occupational Therapist

Marissa has over 25 years experience working in the field of Occupational Therapy and Rehabilitation and has a degree in Health and Fitness from The American College of Sports Medicine. Her expertise includes both national and international accredited training, techniques and experience.


Functional assessments / retraining 

Home modification assessment

Falls assessment / prevention

Cognitive assessment / retraining  Adaptive technology assessment

Equipment prescription

Work rehabilitation

Life skills retraining

Group education and training

Neurological rehabilitation

Cognitive rehabilitation / retraining

Fine motor/gross motor retraining

Sensory reintegration

Post surgery / accident rehabilitation

Orthopedic rehabilitation

Cardiac rehabilitation

General rehabilitation


Personal training

Weight management  / core strengthening

Individualized health and wellness programs

Kinesio Taping for prevention/ recovery

Our goal is to provide assessments and services in your everyday environment allowing us to focus on individual goals, your daily activities and health outcomes. We help our clients navigate and access funding for services, home modifications and assistive technology needs. Our focus is ensuring the better health and wellbeing of our community

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