Occupied

Occupied


Latest Episodes

076 – Surfing the Spectrum
May 21, 2020

It’s a beautiful thing seeing a therapist incorporate something they're really passionate about into their Occupation Based Practice

075 – Life, Death and Mental Illness
May 05, 2020

In this episode, we explore Gabe's lived experience of BPAD, his experiences with health services, the impact mental illness has had on his life and EVERYTHING in between.

073 – Leadership, Mental Health and OT with Dr Virginia “Ginny” Stoffel
April 15, 2020

I was super excited to talk to this phenomenal OT and garner her perspectives on life, MH and OT.

072 – Successful Telehealth with Melissa LaPointe
April 07, 2020

An episode discussing how therapists can make this transition to telehealth more successfully in this ever changing world we are currently in.

071 – The Entrepreneur Mindset
March 31, 2020

In recent times I’ve come across some absolutely amazing OT private practices. Becoming an entrepreneur is rapidly becoming a valid career progression for OT’s around the world and I suspect that in this current health climate the potential of going in...

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?

074 – Dev (they/them) and Brock (he/him) deep dive into gender, identity, and stigma
March 04, 2020

Dev is on a mission. A mission for inclusion. A mission for happiness. A mission for equal rights. A mission for acceptance.

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...