Therapy Works is the leading provider of vocational rehabilitation services and preventative initiatives to businesses throughout the Taranaki and Wanganui region.


Kathy James

B OccTher (Dist).

Kathy graduated with a Diploma in Occupational Therapy from Otago Polytechnic in 1995, completing her degree in 1997.  She worked as a new graduate on the acute wards at Taranaki Base Hospital then moved to England working mostly in the field of neuro rehabilitation.  She later moved to the United Arab Eirates working in a non-profit organisation teaching living skills to groups of teenage girls with a variety of disabilities.  She took a break from occupational therapy to have children, moved to Perth and eventually back to New Zealand where she returned to Taranaki Base Hospital, this time working in the services for older people and the adult communtiy service.  She joined Therapy Works in July 2017 working in the fiels of concussion.