About Us

Restart Rehab aims to provide a quality, locally based assessment and rehabilitation service. We offer flexibility and cost-effectiveness to meet the needs of each individual case. 

We have a range of skilled practitioners including:

  • Physiotherapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Psychologists
  • Speech and Language Therapist
  • Dietician
  • Social Worker

Most Restart Rehab associates live and work in the Rodney/South Kaipara districts and have empathy with and knowledge of the unique characteristics of rural living/employment.


The Directors:


Amy Griffiths (Physiotherapist)

Wide-ranamy-picging physiotherapy experience having worked in public and private systems in New Zealand, Australia and the UK, providing rehabilitation programmes for a wide variety of conditions. She has interests in chronic pain management in musculo-skeletal conditions, vocational rehabilitation and community rehabilitation. Amy has a post grad diploma in rehabilitation and is a certified Pilates instructor. Amy is dedicated to providing excellence in rural rehabilitation.


Alice Sullivan (Occupational Therapist)

Alice 4Comprehensive experience covering a broad range of client conditions & clinical settings both rural & urban. Special interest in vocational & social rehabilitation of both physical & neurological conditions including pain & stress management, worksite assessment, work conditioning & return to work programmes, as well as independence in daily living (including pre-vocational). Alice has a post graduate certificate in occupational therapy.