Emily graduated from Curtin University in 2022, with a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Occupational Therapy.
Emily was first inspired to pursue a career in hand therapy throughout her university studies when she completed the hand and upper limb rehabilitation unit. Her passion for this area of practice continued to grow in her final year fieldwork placement here at the Hand & Upper Limb Centre (HULC). Upon finishing this placement, Emily returned to join the HULC team as an Occupational Therapy Assistant before she transitioned into a full-time Occupational Therapist role. Emily enjoys working closely with clients and being able to incorporate her interest in anatomy into assisting client to return to their valued activities.
Emily is an active member within the hand therapy community and is motivated to continue developing her knowledge and skills in this area of practice. She is currently an Associate Member of the AHTA and is working towards full membership.