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My New Grad Experience
My New Grad Experience

14 Jul 2020 | I believe working with the client and family is integral in understanding what the client desires, which reflects...

The New Normal: Navigating Everyday Life During COVID-19
The New Normal: Navigating Everyday Life During COVID-19

8 Jul 2020 | It’s time to reflect on what we learned, or even perhaps enjoyed, during recent disruptions. We can make choices ...

In Praise of Occupations
In Praise of Occupations

2 Jun 2020 | I’m proud to live in (and contribute towards) a world where occupational therapists exist to support people to en...

Shifting to Telehealth Is More than Just the Camera and Speakers
Shifting to Telehealth Is More than Just the Camera and Spea...

23 Apr 2020 | Whilst we all come to grips with our new social-distancing reality, clinics are needing to rethink how they struc...

The Call Up: Sharing Our Knowledge and Skills to Make a Difference
The Call Up: Sharing Our Knowledge and Skills to Make a Diff...

2 Apr 2020 | We have the knowledge base and the skill set that is highly relevant for the scenario we are living through right...

Life as an OT During COVID-19: How to be a receiver (and not just a giver) of care
Life as an OT During COVID-19: How to be a receiver (and not...

30 Mar 2020 | There are so many people in our communities who need our support (particularly at the moment), that it’s easy to ...

OT Reflections on the March 2020 Mental Health Australia Policy Forum
OT Reflections on the March 2020 Mental Health Australia Pol...

24 Mar 2020 | A need for strong leadership and advocacy during a concerning time of social isolation exacerbated by national an...

Australian OT Organisations: Roles & Responsibilities
Australian OT Organisations: Roles & Responsibilities

26 Feb 2020 | There are four major players in the Australian occupational therapy landscape. Let’s unpack and clarify the roles...

The Importance of Person-Centred Care in OT
The Importance of Person-Centred Care in OT

13 Feb 2020 | My experience has taught me the huge role of person-centred care in all our intervention. Care that empowers the ...