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Principal Occupational Therapist

Sarah Palexas (they/she) leads our clinical team at Thrive Rehab, an LGBTQIA+ and neuro-divergent affirming, sex positive practice. Sarah shares over 19 years of experience as an Occupational Therapist across a range of mental health clinical roles (inpatient/outpatient psychiatry and community NDIS services), research, academic and mentoring roles.

Sarah holds strong core values of being client-centered, anti-oppressive, trauma-informed, and co-creating safe therapeutic relationships. Sarah is passionate about advocacy that centers the client's own voice, needs and priorities.

Sarah takes the responsibility seriously to be responsive to and respectful of every individual, and their unique health and life journey. 

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