Zoe Cohen


View our Expert Reference Tool (ERT)


  • Complex orthopaedics including bomb/blast injuries.
  • Spinal injury including fractures.
  • Lower limb amputations.
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome.
  • Cancer.
  • Palliative care.
  • Pain.
  • Respiratory disease.
  • Geriatric medicine.
  • Loss of Services.
  • Associated neurological conditions including stroke.
  • Associated mental health including PTSD and Adjustment Disorder.
  • Associated internal injuries.
  • Moving and handling.

Clinical Currency Statement

As at August 2021, I am engaged in the role of Senior Occupational Therapist for Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust for an average of 90 hours per month.


Specific Injuries Experience

Employment Profile

Qualifications and Membership

  • Diploma of the College of Occupational Therapists (DipCOT), Dorset House Oxford (1988).
  • BA (Hons) English Studies, University of Nottingham (1982).
  • MSc Collaborative Health Care, University of Salford (2004).
  • Member of Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • British Association of Occupational Therapists (BAOT).
  • Member of the Royal College of Occupational Therapists (RCOT).
  • RSA Certificate in Counselling Skills (1989).

Career History



  • BJOT publication – The single assessment process: an opportunity to collaborate or a threat to the profession of occupational therapy? (2003).


  • RCOT Annual Conference: What aspects of client-centred practice can be achieved by occupational therapists working with older people in the acute hospital setting? (2006).
  • RCOT Briefing: Analysis of the NSF Standard 2 (Hospital Care) (2003).

Home Base