Aleksia graduated with an Honours degree in Occupational Therapy from Monash University in 2015. During her studies she worked as both a Disability Support Worker and Occupational Therapy Research Assistant.
Since graduating, Aleksia has worked in community and inpatient rehabilitation with a variety of client populations, including people with both non-progressive and progressive neurological conditions. Aleksia has a strong passion for neurological rehabilitation and enjoys working with clients in their own contexts, towards their own goals.
She enjoys the challenge of working with people with complex needs and using her expertise in motivational interviewing, assistive technology/home modifications, various pain management techniques and cognitive rehabilitation to assist clients towards achieving their goals.
Outside of work, Aleksia enjoys exercising, being creative, spending time with family/friends and playing with her cat.
Aleksia celebrates 5 years with IRS in 2023 and is currently on maternity leave.