The regulation rocket: A comprehensive and occupation based model of self regulation development

Simone Ryan

Rocket OT

Simone is a paediatric occupational therapist passionate about remaining true to the values of the profession. She prides herself on using occupations as a means and occupation as an ends, and supporting families and children to recognise the value of occupational engagement. Simone believes in supporting children to flourish in the environments they belong in, and utilises the strength of their family and social supports. Simone uses a top down approach, and is holistic and inclusive in her approach to therapy. Her passion area of self regulation has led her to advocate for an occupational based approach to self regulation development, and believes there is no one way, treatment modality or "fix".