Specialisms

  • Physical disability including complex orthopaedic injuries/multiple traumas.
  • Lower limb amputations.
  • Chronic pain.
  • Internal injuries (bladder and bowel).
  • Cancer
  • Terminal illness/palliative care.
  • Neurological (including stroke, Friedreich’s Ataxia, MND).
  • Loss of Services.
  • Associated moving and handling.
  • Associated visual impairment/loss.
  • Associated mental health issues.

Clinical Currency Statement

As at June 2020, I am engaged in the role of Social Care Occupational Therapist for Able 2, working in various London Boroughs, for an average of 56 hours per month.

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Specific Injuries Experience

Employment Profile

Qualifications and Membership

  • DipCOT Occupational Therapy, St Bartholomews and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry (1996).
  • BA (Hons) English and Psychology (1984).
  • Royal College of Occupational Therapists (RCOT).
  • Member of the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • Royal College Occupational Therapists – Specialist Section – Independent Practice (RCOTSS-IP).

Career History

Publications

Juanita has presented twice and also has one publication.

Presentations: 

  • Presentation on good writing style and effective medico-legal report writing at Jacqueline Webb Conference (2019).
  • Presentation on the role of the Expert Witness at Royal College of Occupational Therapy (RCOT) Conference (South West Region), Taunton (2018).

Publication: 

  • A series of leaflets explaining the full range of occupational therapy services available from Haringey Council (2009).

Home Base

Somerset