Maria

Programme Manager

London & SE

Maria qualified as an occupational therapist from Southampton University in 2000. She started her career in Social Services; carrying out assessments with both adults and children for disability aids, major adaptations, housing options and support needs.

Moving to the NHS, Maria has had extensive experience both in inpatient and community rehabilitation services, and has specialised in neurological rehab for many years. Maria spent 4 years developing an OT role in community brain injury; and following on from this she has since been leading a vocational rehabilitation service for people with a neurological diagnosis.