I qualified as an Occupational Therapist (OT) with an MSc in Health in 2003 and have almost 20 years experience as a clinician. I currently work part-time as a Specialist Occupational Therapist (Palliative and End of Life Care) and in Clinical Research. I have been registered with the Royal College of Occupational Therapists since 2003.
I have a specialism in hydrotherapy (within my OT role), practising this since 2005. I continue to provide weekly services at a couple of local hydrotherapy pools for people with a variety of disabling conditions.
I run a small service offering group and individual hydrotherapy sessions:
I began to study Herbalism early in 2020, in response to the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic. I have completed a Foundation in Medical Herbalism, and now use my new knowledge and skills to inform both my skincare products and the wellbeing of my children and I.
I love to write and have written for a couple of international parenting publications since 2014 - The Mother Magazine (www.themothermagazine.co.uk) and the wonderful Juno Magazine (www.junomagazine.com).