She also focuses on her clients sensory processing needs. Often the children and young people who has experience trauma are stuck in the freeze, or ‘fight or flight’ mode with adrenalin coursing through them, Candia has experience of addressing their sensory needs to offer regulation and increased stability. She is currently studying Sensory Attachment Intervention, an integrative approach focusing on modulating the body senses that have been aroused through trauma and neglect.
Candia’s other area of experience is working with children and young adults on the Autistic Spectrum. She has recently trained in LEGO®-based therapy, a specialist training for health professionals to support those on the Autistic Spectrum.
- Registered and regulated by Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
- Member of British Association of Occupational Therapists (BAOT) and College of Occupational Therapists (COT)
- Member of College of Occupational Therapists Specialist Section – Independent Practise (COTSS-IP)