WE ARE MOVING

As of 30th July 2019, we will be practicing from our new premises. (We will be closed on the 29th July 2019)

173 Underwood Rd, Sarnia

Only our address will change. All contact details will remain the same.

The Team

Meet the team at Broughton & Jonck

  • Shelley Broughton
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Qualifications: 

    BSc OT (Hons) (UCT); Masters Neuroscience OT (Wits)

  • Skills: 

    Neurodevelopmental Therapy; Sensory Integration

  • Shelley completed her Occupational Therapy degree in 1989. She first worked as an OT at Ghandi Road Rehabilitation centre where she was involved in setting up a general rehabilitation unit. Since then she has worked in private practice primarily in paediatrics (neurological conditions). She has also worked in general physical rehabilitation and hand therapy, and work capacity and medico-legal practise. Shelley has completed the coursework for her Occupational Therapy Masters degree in Neuroscience and is continuing with the research component. She has completed her training as a Sensory Integration Therapist (SCISIT 1995) and the SIPT. She is WorkWell certified. Shelley's areas of interest include outreach and community work and she has been involved in Malamulele Onwards, an NGO that offers services to children with Cerebral Palsy in remote areas of South Africa. Shelley is a Board Member of Malamulele Onwards, and has been involved in the organising and running of projects in South Africa.

  • Felicity Jonck
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Qualifications: 

    B OT (UDW); BA (Hons) AAC (UP)

  • Felicity qualified as an Occupational Therapist in 1992, and first worked at Addington Hospital in general physical and neurological rehabilitation, hand injuries, and paediatric intervention. Between 1995 and 1998 she worked in hospitals, rehabilitation centres and schools in the USA. When she returned to SA she joined a private practice which included work capacity assessments (for insurance and medico-legal purposes), work rehabilitation and prosthetic rehabilitation as services offered. She has been involved in the revision of the Work Ability Screening Profile (WASP II) through the University of KZN and is a private sector representative on the WASP Committee. Felicity is WorkWell Certified and has a BA Honours Degree in Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC). She has been involved with Interface KZN, a non-profit that works with adults and children with little or no functional speech since 2003, and has been the Chairperson for more than 10 years.

  • Dee Pieterse
  • Office Manager
  • Dee Pieterse has been an indispensable part of our team since 2002. As our Practice Manager, she single-handedly controls our office and chaos would most definitely reign without her! Dee's 15 years practical and administrative experience in the clothing industry is of great value to our practice.

  • Wiseman Makhathini
  • Assistant
  • Wiseman joined our practice in 2005, and is an indispensable member of our team. Wiseman has varied skills including carpentry, electrical, metalwork, sewing and upholstering, general maintenance and repairs. He has various clerical and practical duties and also assists as an Interpretor as needed. Wiseman is involved in multiple aspects of our services and also manufactures individualised equipment, in addition to making adapted switches and toys for children with disabilities.


  • Beth Nothling
  • Admin Clerk and Case Management Liaison
  •  Joined our practice in 2018.

  • Megan Barr
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Masters in Occupational Therapy with a postgraduate Sensory Integration qualification. Since qualifying in 2011, Megan has gained experience in adult rehabilitation (neuro and ortho); general paediatric rehabilitation; Functional Capacity Evaluations and work rehabilitation. She has a special interest in Down Syndrome, Sensory Integration, Developmental Delays, early intervention and Autism. 

  • Heather Coombe
  • Occupational Therapist
  •  BSc OT, M Public Health. Over the past 8 years Heather has gained experience in adult and paediatric rehab, with a special interest in adult neuro and cerebral palsy. 

  • Catherine Hitchcock
  • Occupational Therapist
  •  B.Occ Therapy with an interest in Neurodevelopmental Techniques (NDT).  Over the past 20 years, Catherine has completed an advanced course in Early Detection and Intervention of Cerebral Motor Disturbances, is a Certified Ayres Sensory Integration Therapist (ASI) and has broad-based paediatric experience.

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