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Latest Episodes

069 – Meaning, Purpose and Tattoos
March 11, 2020

Tattoo's and tattooing has become somewhat mainstream in western culture today and we, as therapists, will work with tattooed individuals every day. But how many of us have actually considered them through an occupational lens?

068 – Passion and Content Creation with OT Miri
March 01, 2020

We explore content creation and exchanged hints and tips for OT's to not only find their creative talent but also to dive into sharing it with the world.

070 – Mindful Moments with Michelle Amussen
February 25, 2020

In the current climate, it's more important than ever to be in control of your headspace. Michelle has received specialized training in teaching mindfulness and has her own business, Incorporate Mindfulness

067 – Sensory Processing and Reflex Integration
February 20, 2020

Sensory processing is something that is not uncommon to hear spoken about in OT circles but unless you’re on the coalface of its application it can seem a little like the therapist is playing games. I am well versed in Sensory Modulation in mental heal...

066 – The Dark Side of Therapy Memes
February 15, 2020

This is most definitely a passionate plea from me to you guys. Firstly, I love memes. I think so many of them are amazingly clever and incredibly funny. Therapy-related memes, however, are a thorn in my side. Firstly, 99.

065 – Digital Communication, Confidentiality, and Information Sharing
February 08, 2020

Do you ever wish communication in healthcare was more efficient? Clarissa does – all the time. In this episode, Clarissa shares how her frustrations with clinical communication led her to seek out a job in the health technology industry,

064 – A Lived Experience of Borderline Personality Disorder
February 01, 2020

DURING THIS PODCAST TOPICS SUCH AS BORDERLINE PERSONALITY DISORDER, SELF HARM AND EXPERIENCES OF TREATMENT ARE DISCUSSED. IF THIS IS A TRIGGER OR MAKES YOU UNCOMFORTABLE, LOOK AFTER YOURSELF AND DON’T FEEL LIKE YOU HAVE TO LISTEN.

063 – Unpacking colonised thinking in OT
January 22, 2020

PLEASE NOTE: This episode discusses topics such as colonisation and racism in multiple forms. The guests would like to make it clear that this episode does not sit as a ‘standalone’ teaching tool. If you are planning to share it with your cohorts of st...

062 – Meditation and The Good Lives Model with BreeTheOT
January 12, 2020

Breeanna Janson (@breetheOT) is an Australian OT who I discovered through Instagram and her amazing content. Bree often has “theme weeks” on Instagram where she would education on topics around Occupational Therapy and personal growth including meditat...

061 – Picking the Brain of Dr Charles Christiansen
January 01, 2020

Charles Christiansen is a name that a large portion of Occupational Therapists from around the world would recognise. From his papers to his textbooks to his positions on AOTA and AOTF boards, Charles’ impact on the profession has been nothing short of...