Rosie Dear

Occupational Therapist

East & West Midlands

Rosie graduated in 1998 as an Occupational Therapist and she has worked in various clinical settings, including Musculoskeletal management, Rheumatology, and Burns. Rosie has specialised in upper limb trauma and has excellent skills in hand and upper limb evaluation and rehabilitation, and a particular interest in chronic regional pain syndrome.

In 2012 Rosie’s experience and expertise enabled her to be awarded the qualification of ‘Accredited Hand Therapist’ with the British Association of Hand Therapists (BAHT).

Rosie also has expertise in Vocational Rehabilitation (V.R), in functional capacity evaluation, work place assessment, job demands analysis, ergonomics and was instrumental in the setting up and provision of Occupational Therapy services for a‘Fit4Work’ Team.

Rosie has presented at national conferences in the areas of VR and Hand Therapy, and is an active member of BAHT, College of Occupational Therapists Specialist Section Work (COTSS Work), and the British Association of Occupational Therapists (BAOT).