Julie O'Brien


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  • Brain injury (traumatic and acquired).
  • Neurological (including Stroke, Encephalitis, Epilepsy, functional neurological presentation).
  • Associated challenging behaviours and mental health issues (low mood, anxiety, anger management, adjustment to disability, PTSD).
  • Associated orthopaedic injuries and amputation.
  • Associated pain.
  • Associated visual and hearing loss.

Clinical Currency Statement

As at July 2020, I am engaged in the role of Clinical Lead Occupational Therapist for Livability Icanho for an average of 90 hours per month.


Specific Injuries Experience

Employment Profile

Qualifications and Membership

  • DipCOT, St Andrews School of Occupational Therapy (1986).
  • MSc Health Science, University of East Anglia (2000).
  • Member of the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • British Association of Occupational Therapists (BAOT).
  • Member of the British Association of Brain Injury Case Managers (BABICM).

Career History


Julie has one publication.

  • Head Injury Rehabilitation: A Community Perspective, Whurr Publishing (2002).

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