Latest Episodes

091 – Falls Prevention and OT
November 28, 2020

Some of you will remember Erin from the Occupied 2020 Guide to Job Interviews....Well she's back! and this time we are delving into her true passion, falls prevention. This is an area I will openly admit that I didn't know much about the specifics of i...

090 – Exploring Graffiti as an Occupation
November 10, 2020

This episode the lovely Clarissa Sorlie joins me again to shed some light on her interest in the occupation of graffiti. Considering this occupation using the concept of the Dark Side of Occupation we explore the depths of why people engage in it and s...

089 – Leading a Mindful Life with Jess Leggatt
November 02, 2020

Jess is a phenomenal OT and a great friend of mine. She has often explored the road less travelled in this profession and has developed into a clinician with a unique perspective on life, health, wellbeing and OT.

087 – Get a Dose of Support with Dr Vanessa Kasper
October 17, 2020

We highlight some things health practitioners should be aware of and what they can do to help maintain their own mental wellbeing.

086 – The 2020 Occupied Guide to Job Interviews
October 10, 2020

You asked for it, so here it is! The 2020 Occupied guide to job interviews. How can you give yourself the best chance of landing that job!

088 – Starting a New Hobby
October 08, 2020

In these unprecedented times, many many people are experiencing occupation disruption on a large scale. Many people are starting or looking for new occupations in order to maintain their occupational wellbeing.

085 – Occupational Transition from Professional Sportsperson
October 05, 2020

Jesse recently retired from his professional rugby career and it seemed like an opportunity too good to pass up to pick his brain about navigating that transition into civilian life.

084 – What I Wish I Knew When I Was A New Grad
September 16, 2020

I put it out to you guys and many of you requested to know about: What I wish I knew when I was a new grad.

083 – OT’s Role in Harm Minimisation
September 01, 2020

Exploring the Dark Side of Occupation in more detail this episode, Rina and I delve into the world of harm minimisation. A question that I've been asked by many students is how can you work with someone who is "using illicit substances" when its "illeg...

082 – Danielle Delorenzo Talks Infant Mental Health
August 12, 2020

Danielle Delorenzo is well known to much of the online OT community and may be better known as @MorningswithanOTmom on Instagram. Danielle has a phenomenal personal story about becoming a mom and learning and growing with her neuro-diverse son, Luke.