After qualifying as an occupational therapist from the University of Teesside in 2009, Julie began her career at Middleton St George Hospital as a new graduate OT. She has been dedicated to developing her career and is currently the Senior 1 Occupational therapist. Julie providse support and assistance to the Head OT with the day to day running of the department, provide support with Service User Involvement when required and also continue to provide effective assessment and intervention to service users.
Julie has gained a broad range of clinical experience across many different service user groups whilst developing her career pathway and has focused her skills development in the area of personality disorder. Julie has undertaken specialist training in Dialectical Behavioural Therapy and is part of the robust consult team where the principles of DBT are embedded into everyday practice.
BSc Occupational Therapy (Hons) 2:1