Rebecca Persaud has spent 12 years as a practicing Occupational Therapist after having earned a Bachelor of Health Science Degree and a Master of Science Degree in Occupational Therapy. She has been working extensively with clients with acquired brain injury, spinal cord injury, complex orthopaedic injuries and mental health issues. She joined Abilities in 2006 and has been providing services in Simcoe County in addition to under-serviced Northern communities. She has participated in various training sessions to better equip the service providers in these under-serviced areas. Rebecca is registered and in good standing with the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario and is also a member of the Ontario Society of Occupational Therapists.
Rebecca has experience with assessment, treatment and consultation. She values working with a multidisciplinary team. Rebecca works to locate and utilize community supports that are available to complement the work of the team to benefit her clients.