Harbourside Rehabilitation Inc. is a Nova Scotia-based Occupational Therapy and Vocational Rehabilitation company which has provided Occupational Therapy and vocational rehabilitation services since 2003. We have spent years working with diverse client populations developing the skills and knowledge in the areas of complex case management, return to work planning, workstation assessments, ergonomics, attendance management programs for employers, mental health counselling and cognitive rehabilitation including cognitive screens. Harbourside is pleased to offer services in English in the Moncton and surrounding areas.
Sherry has worked in both the public and private sectors since becoming a registered occupational therapist in 1990. She has experience in a variety of clinical areas including, spinal cord injury rehabilitation, traumatic brain injury rehabilitation, cognitive assessment and rehabilitation, mental health and seating. Sherry uses her creativity and fitness background to assist clients to improve function. Sherry is certified to offer the Progressive Goal Attainment Program (PGAP), BrainFX 360 assessment and Metriks FCE (Functional Capacity Evaluation). Sherry is now based in Moncton, New Brunswick. View Sherry's curriculum vitae (PDF).
Linda Kay, B.A. (Office Manager)
Linda graduated from Acadia University with a Bachelor of Arts degree and obtained a Business Administration certificate from the Nova Scotia Community College at which time she received the award for Top of her class, the Queen Elizabeth Medal for the school and a certificate of recognition from the Certified General Accountants Association of Nova Scotia for highest mark. She worked full time for 14 years with Maritime Life and then 2 years with Manulife Financial, first as a mortgage administrator and then as a fund accountant. Upon her position being outsourced, Linda decided to work part time to be able to balance her home and work life, and be at home with her two boys. She came to Harbourside Rehabilitation in October 2007 and works as office manager, maintaining the accounting system and general office administration.
Jennifer Finlayson, B.Sc. O.T. Reg. (N.S.) (Occupational Therapy Consultant)
Jennifer has worked in hospital and community based settings in the private and public sector since graduating from Dalhousie University School of Occupational Therapy in 1999. She has extensive experience in mental health assessment and treatment, activity reactivation for mental and physical health conditions, ergonomics, and complex case management. Her clinical experience also includes cognitive assessment and rehabilitation for mental health conditions and traumatic brain injury, workplace wellness, and return to work planning. She is commtted to optimizing function and facilitating the quality of life of her clients through occupational engagement and has become known in the rehabilitation community for her skills in this regard. She is dedicated to her profession, demonstrating engagement and leadership within the community of occupational therapists and has an ongoing commitment to professional education. Jennifer is a PGAP and BrainFX 360 provider.
Joslyn graduated from York University in 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, and in 2016 graduated from the University of Western Ontario with her Masters of Science in Occupational Therapy. Joslyn has clinical experience in a variety of practice areas, including mental health, cognitive assessment and rehabilitation, return to work planning, stroke and brain injury rehabilitation, sensory processing and case management. She has worked with child and youth, adult and senior populations in a variety of community , clinical, ad hospital settings. Joslyn strives to provide a client-centred and compassionate approach in helping clients to achieve optimal function in the activities that they need and want to engage in on a daily basis.
Laura graduated from Saint Mary's University in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Psychology, and in 2014 from Dalhousie University with her Masters of Science in Occupational Therapy. Laura has worked in physical rehabilitation, pediatrics, brain injury rehabilitation, mental health and case maangement in both pulic and private practice. She has additional training in visual rehabilitation, medicolegal assessment, vestibular rehabilitation, concussion management, and prolonged exposure therapy. Laura is a Brain FX Administrator and is Matheson Functional Capacity Evaluation certified. Laura strives to empower clients to achieve their functional goals and enjoys being part of her client's journeys to wellness. In her spare time, you can find Laura either on the trails with her dog or busy in the kitchen.
Providing Occupational Therapy Services to Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and parts of New Brunswick 1 (844) 959-0655