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Good interpersonal and communication skills enable me to develop excellent working relationships with my clients, their families and their wider support networks. My broad experience brings a repertoire of skills to manage clients whose situations are incredibly complex; providing clear, person centred solutions to issues that arise. I have the ability to work with a range of professionals from both the private and public sector to effectively articulate clinical, functional and lifestyle needs, to bridge gaps and create clearer communication.
Present Cornwall and Isles of Scilly PCH: Occupational Therapist with Contingency Workforce. This has largely involved work in rapid intervention and crisis management, to prevent hospital admission.
2009 Canterbury District Health Board, NZ: Occupational Therapist with Contingency Workforce. This largely took place in an acute general hospital covering neurology, respiratory, paediatrics and orthopaedics.
2007-2008 Brynmawr Social Services: Senior Occupational Therapist / Newport Social Services: Senior Occupational Therapist. Full occupational therapy community assessments, advising on minor and major adaptations, and equipment provision. Adult client group with a wide range of physical and mental health diagnoses including neurological conditions such as MS and CVA, and conditions such as Rheumatoid and Osteoarthritis, and COPD.
Laura is committed to maintaining her skills and abilities and engages readily in a varied training supported by Independent Living Solutions covering the following areas: