Staff profile

Sarah Carter


Lecturer in Occupational Therapy

Subject

Occupational Therapy

College

College of Health and Social Care

Department

School of Allied Health and Social Care

Campus

Britannia Mill, Derby Campus

Email

s.carter@derby.ac.uk

About

I am a lecturer on the Occupational Therapy programmes at the University of Derby, within the College of Health and Social Care and the Department of Therapeutic Practice.

Teaching responsibilities

I teach on various modules across the BSc, MSc (pre-registration) and MSc Advanced Practitioner Occupational Therapy courses.

Professional interests

I am interested in most aspects of Occupational Therapy practice in mental health settings, but specifically work focussed around Recovery Education.

Research interests

I am interested in research concerning occupational therapy and recovery in mental health, and in the use of simulation within occupation therapy education.

Membership of professional bodies

I am:

Qualifications

Experience in industry

I have previously worked within both the NHS and private sector, as an Occupational Therapist specialising in psychiatric rehabilitation. Working in both community and in-patient settings, I have an interest in Recovery Education and how Recovery orientated interventions fit within Occupational Therapy practice.