Professional Qualifications and Professional Memberships:
BTEC Diploma in Health Science
Post graduate Certificate in Higher Education Practice
Basic Grade rotation. Oncology, Rheumatology, Orthopaedics, Elderly Psychiatry, Cardiac Rehab, Elderly General Medicine, Adult Acute Psychiatry
|1997-1998||Senior II O.T. Adult Acute Psychiatry|
Senior I O.T. Adult Acute Psychiatry. From 2000 onwards Psychological Therapies Service.
Head III OTPsychological Therapies. Locality Lead part time. . Part time.
Locum Occupational Therapist.
|2005-||Lecturer Occupational Therapy. University of East Anglia. Norwich. Current.|
Asklepian Dreaming and the Spirit of Transformational Healing: Linking the Placebo Response to Therapeutic Uses of Self,
in Journal of Religion and Health
pp. 32-45Full Text UEA Repository
Interprofessional practice and rank dynamics: evolving effective team collaboration through emotional, social, occupational, and spiritual intelligences ,
in The Changing Roles of Doctors.
Radcliffe PublishingUEA Repository
Healing and the Soul: finding the future in the past,
in Spirituality and Health International
pp. 31-38Full Text UEA Repository
Taking a lead on stress: rank and relationship awareness in the NHS,
in Journal of Nursing Management
pp. 310-317UEA Repository
Unfolding spirituality: working with and beyond definitions,
in International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation
pp. 254-258UEA Repository
The politics of consciousness: illness or individuation?,
in Psychotherapy and Politics International
pp. 131-141UEA Repository
Dreaming and Occupation,
in British Journal of Occupational Therapy
pp. 96-98UEA Repository
Rank: understanding the subtle dynamics of rank,
in Health Service Journal
pp. 31-31UEA Repository
Who is Occupied? Consciousness, Self Awareness and the Process of Human Adaptation,
in Journal of Occupational Science Australia
pp. 25-32UEA Repository
Key Research Interests
- Exploring the links between spirituality and occupational therapy.
- Developing the connections between human occupation and transpersonal perspectives.
- Evolving an occupational focus to support people through transformational crisis.
Member of a research team led by Dr Rod Lambert, where we are putting in a bid to the UK Occupational Therapy Research Foundation: The manualisation of an evidence-based occupational therapy lifestyle intervention for mental health.
Enterprise and Engagement
I am exploring funding to work on issues of empowerment and well-being in local disadvantaged communities.
Research Group Membership
- RSC Participation research group
- Member of a new and evolving UEA network that is considering Spirituality in HE
- Director of Admissions - School of Rehabilitation Sciences
- Admissions officer for Occupational Therapy BSc and MSc courses
Administrative ResponsibilitiesModule coordinator for: