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Fab Feb!!

What a start to the month! A lovely write up in Premiere Healthcare’s newsletter and appointed to the new Kirton & Invacare Seating Ambassador! Please check out Premiere’s newsletter to find out my guilty pleasure at ¬†http://www.premiere-healthcare.co.uk/news/qa-with-ellie-burcher.html And watch out … Continue reading

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OT Show – faces to names ?!

So who will be there – are you planning your day or ‘going with the flow’? There are so many OT’s that i know via social media but haven’t meet in person – is the OT show the perfect time … Continue reading

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A many a varied role!

I was trying to explain to my 5year daughter the other day what I do when I go to work. As OT’s we have always struggled with a concise, all encompassing ditty that covers the huge variance of roles we … Continue reading

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Bad Mummy!!

I admit it… My kids ate far to much chocolate on Easter Sunday …. There I said it!! But why not really??? It’s only the day of the year they are allowed a chocolate bunny for breakfast and bag of … Continue reading

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Festive fun!!

Well surprisingly enough it’s a chaotic mix of tinsel, wrapping paper and very over excited children here at the moment! With two small kids Christmas is truly magical – they’re little faces lighting up at every mention of Santa or … Continue reading

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Here we come!!

A little reminder that the next Therapy Learning event is on this friday! Talkshop 2011 is a fantastic opportunity to meet colleagues and share ideas…..check out more info on … http://www.talk-shop.org/ Of course I am presenting a workshop so i … Continue reading

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Do you mean me?!

This week i have received some wonderful compliments from colleagues and friends and it struck me that many of us struggle to see what others see in us. I have been told how easy i find it talking to groups … Continue reading

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Sunshine ……. Please!!

Well apologies to all who read this for news on OT…… this update is not so much to do with that!! No, today it’s not the work that’s top of the agenda, it’s me, hubby and the kids are off … Continue reading

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Getting on with grief

A sad week for our family this week. My elderly Nanna sadly passed away. Although very elderly and fairly poorly the actual departing still came as a shock and hit me a little harder than I was expecting. The way … Continue reading

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Seating & posture

No you’re right – not the most exciting title….but read on as i look at the importance of seating and posture. How we sit is so important to how we manage so many tasks and i think we take for … Continue reading

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