Edinburgh, West Lothian
Postgraduate Diploma in Occupational Therapy
Fatigue management, Pain management, Routine planning, Daily living skills, Community access, Gross motor skills, Fine motor skills, Visual perception, Balance, Co-ordination, Planning & execution, Self care, Postural managemen, Anxiety management & relaxation
Qualifying as an occupational therapist in 2008, Morag specialises and works with clients with rehabilitation, moving & handling and housing & equipment needs. She has since completed postgraduate training in adult support and protection, as well as becoming an accredited manual handling facilitator. Morag works in Scotland, visiting clients in the areas of East and West Lothian, Falkirk, Perth and Kinross and Fife.
Morag's expertise focuses on providing client centred rehabilitation, including cognitive rehabilitation. She completes detailed physical, cognitive and psychological assessments with her clients, ensuring the assessment is holistic and all of their needs are assessed. Morag works closely with clients in setting goals, using expert clinical reasoning to formulate, review and evaluate treatment plans to enable her clients to maximise their potential and improve their overall quality of life.
The treatment plan Morag produces for her client includes functional and neurological rehabilitation, pain and fatigue management, prescribing specialist equipment and advising on minor and major housing adaptations. She also completes moving & handling risk assessments, providing clients and their families or carers with handling plans to ensure safe and appropriate use of equipment.
Morag has previously worked as a volunteer therapist, providing rehabilitation services to children with disabilities in the developing world. She continues to support this work by providing training to other volunteers and raising awareness of the needs of children with additional needs in the developing world.
Morag is just one of our nationwide network of therapists.
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