Our Team

Function First | Occupational Therapy

Rachael Duffy

Occupational Therapist and Director

Rachael was born in the small farming town of Ingham, North Queensland and moved to Townsville to completer her tertiary education.Amongst her most rewarding professional experiences, Rachael was Clinical Educator at James Cook University for 3 years. She was instrumental in the co-ordination and development of its Occupational Therapy Services and providing rich learning experiences for undergraduate OT students.

In 2016, Rachael combined her love of travel and OT, when she jetted to the United Kingdom where she obtained a position as a Specialist Occupational Therapist in a busy paediatric neuro-developmental team.

Rachael brings to the practice a special interest in feeding issues in children. She also has a passion for helping children with motor co-ordination difficulties. Rachael believes therapy should not only be functional, but also fun!

When not covered in food, you will most likely find Rachael spending time at home with her golden retriever.

Function First | Occupational Therapy

Allanah Mills

Office Manager

Allanah is a Townsville local, and after graduating high school she ventured overseas to the UK for a working holiday and travelled the world while working at an Accountancy firm in London.

Allanah has a wealth of administration knowledge and has over 28 years of experience, from working in various office administration, team leader and office management roles. When not working, Allanah enjoys camping, fishing, spending time with family and catching up with friends.

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