SIRA Appointed Health Practitioner (Medicolegal Reports)
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Emily graduated from the University of Newcastle with a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Hons) in 2003. In 2015 she completed a Masters of Health Science at Charles Sturt University to develop skills in health management and clinical education. Her research for her Master’s thesis was focused on client centred goal setting. In 2019 Emily had completed the Occupational Therapy Driver Assessment and Rehabilitation course at Flinders University.
Emily has worked as an Occupational Therapist for the past 15 years in New South Wales and the United Kingdom. This has included inpatient rehabilitation and community occupational therapy in Dubbo and regional NSW. In the United Kingdom she worked with people with traumatic brain injury in the Defence Medical Unit focusing on cognitive assessment and retraining. Emily then returned to Sydney to work at Royal Rehab in community rehabilitation and disability services and progressed into leadership roles in allied health. In 2018 Emily relocated to Northern NSW and has been working in the Transition Care Program on the Gold Coast.
Emily has extensive experience in community rehabilitation, ADL assessment, community reintegration training, equipment prescription and home modifications. She is passionate about providing goal directed therapy in the client’s home and community to increase their independence and participation in activities. Emily has now increased her scope of practice to include driving assessments and rehabilitation for people with disabilities or medical conditions that are impacting on their ability to drive.
For Moore Rehab Outcomes, Emily is available for one off ADL or care needs assessents, medicolegal assessments and other OT services to support our icare and CTP participants. Her service area is Northern NSW, from the Gold Coast to Yamba and inland to Lismore.