Projects per year
Kirsty joined the Department of Occupational Therapy as a lecturer in September 2014. She gained her BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy degree from Oxford Brookes University, UK in 1994 and completed a Masters degree from the University of Manchester in 2001. Kirsty has worked as an occupational therapist for several years within adult mental health both in a forensic mental health a community mental health care setting before joining the University of Salford in 2002 as a lecturer on the BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy and MSc Advanced Occupational Therapy programmes. Kirsty currently teaches on the MOTPrac program and her role includes being a Fieldwork Co-ordinator and assisting with the participatory community placements units.
Post Graduate Certificate Academic Practice, University of Salford, UK
MSc Family and Individual Cognitive behavioural Therapy of Psychosis, University of Manchester
Innovative workforce growth in thin markets - Piloting use of mixed digital & face-to-face workforce development to scale capacity building supports with NDIS participants in Tasmania.
22/01/20 → 30/06/21
1/09/18 → 31/08/19
Building direct support and health professional workforce capacity: Embedded and digital workforce training in Specialist Disability Accommodation
1/08/17 → 31/07/18
Research Output per year
Human Library: An opportunity to facilitate cultural competence development for occupational therapy studentsPope, K. & Chu, E., Aug 2019.
Research output: Contribution to conference › Poster
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › Research › peer-review
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › Other › peer-review
Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)