Coverage: Southern England
Belinda qualified as an Occupational Therapist in 1988. Since that time she has gained wide experience of working as a clinician, clinical team manager and Case Manager; she has worked within a variety of clinical settings in hospitals and the community in both the UK and Australia.
As an Occupational Therapist, Belinda worked with adults and young people with disabilities arising from general medical, orthopaedic and mental health conditions, acquired brain injury and learning difficulties. She has also worked in a school for children with special needs such as Asperger’s syndrome, autism, dyslexia and dyspraxia.
Belinda became a Case Manager in 2000. She has, since that time developed expertise in the assessment of the clinical, social and psychological sequelae of traumatic injuries for the individual and their families and in the design and development of complex packages of care and support involving statutory and independent providers.
Belinda attends regular training courses and conference days and is deeply committed to ongoing professional development. She is a State Registered Occupational Therapist, a member of the British Association of Occupational Therapists (BAOT) and the British Association of Brain Injury Case Managers (BABICM).