About Us

why we exist


Evolution Occupational Therapy is a practice that was established in early 2009, based in Brisbane, Queensland.  The principle aim of the business is to provide a high quality assessment service, providing Occupational Therapy (OT) Driving Assessments, driver rehabilitation and vehicle modifications.  Evolution additionally supplies a wide range of OT interventions, including treatment for people with mobility limitations, injury management consultancy, disability and aged care services (e.g. DVA) and Medicare Enhanced Primary Care services.

Our goal is to provide quality, timely, ethical and professional solutions.  For our clients, we aim to make the process as smooth as possible, from referral to report completion.

Tim WilliamsThe principal Occupational Therapist, Timothy Williams is a qualified OT driving assessor, and is accredited with OT Australia.  He has a strong background in occupational rehabilitation, injury management, rehabilitation services and functional assessment, having worked in this field since 2005.  Tim further expanded his skills with a 2 year secondment to the United Kingdom, working with London Borough of Camden, Transport for London and the NHS (UK National Health Service) on community mobility and transport schemes for people with wide ranges of disabilities, as well as patient’s requiring healthcare rehabilitation.   With his strong rehabilitation background, and international knowledge of driving and accessibility options, clients can be assured that they will receive high quality information and evidence based recommendations.

Tim’s experience and familiarity in working with both youth and older adult client groups, insurers, referrers and medical professionals is well supported by excellent communication skills, and exceptional medicolegal reporting standards.

Evolution Occupational Therapy additionally utilises the resources of several additional consultants, including Occupational Therapists, a Physiotherapist, an Audiologist, Psychology services and a Speech and Language Therapist.

Clients working with Evolution know that professionally and clinically sound, outcome-focused assessment and management is essential to minimise potential risks and exposure to safety issues. Combining individually tailored assessments, reports and interventions with a focus on independence, Evolution  achieves outcomes well ahead of the desired standard.

 

 

Evolution works in partnership with a range of companies, some are below:

           

         

        

   Safe-T-Ride       




 

Latest News

  • Evolution OT is hiring: Driving Instructor for Disability Modifications (June 2016)
    June 6, 2016

    Evolution OT is hiring – contact us with your enquiry:   Driving Instructor for Disability Modifications Please click the link to be taken directly to the advertisement.  http://www.seek.com.au/Job/31172033?_ga=1.35781472.1915276533.1464217216 Occupational Therapists have been working with Driving Instructors in the assessment of drivers with medical conditions for decades and the requirement for this role is increasing with […]

  • Check out this amazing story of a young bloke with CP, and the team supporting him to drive!
    June 6, 2016

    Check out this amazing story of a young bloke with CP, and the team supporting him to drive! Hand controls and joystick steering are amazing options currently, but this is next level, and shows a sample of where my industry is going! http://iview.abc.net.au/programs/catalyst/SC1502H016S00

  • Google Self-Driving Car Project | SXSW Interactive 2016
    April 8, 2016

    Everyone’s talking about self-driving cars these days, but how can you differentiate between hype and reality? In the six years of Google’s project, its vehicles have self-driven over 1.3 million miles, racking up the equivalent of 90 years of human driving experience. Google says its cars can now handle the vast majority of everyday situations […]