Amy van der Heyden

Akoranga Clinic

Occupational Therapist & Registered Hand Therapist

Bachelor Occupational Therapy, PGD HSc (Rehab)

Amy graduated from Otago Polytechnic in 2013 with a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy. After graduating, Amy completed an internship in India before returning to New Zealand and working in a Hospital based setting in rehabilitation.

Amy started hand therapy in 2015 working within private and hospital settings. She is now fully registered as a Hand Therapist and has completed a Postgraduate Diploma in health science – rehabilitation through Auckland University of Technology.

Amy is passionate about hand therapy and helping people return to their desired occupations.

Hands On Rehab welcomed Amy to the Akoranga team in January 2019.