Menu Close
Assistant Professor in Health Sciences, Queen's University, Ontario

I am a faculty member in the Faculty of Health Sciences at Queen's University. I am a continuing adjunct Assistant Professor in the School of Rehabilitation Therapy, with teaching and graduate student supervision in the Occupational Therapy and Rehabilitation and Health Leadership Programs. I also teach in the Masters of Health Professions Education Program. My program of research centres around the impact of work and activity participation on mental health. I also have a clinical occupational therapy practice serving workers with mental health conditions.


  • 2019–present
    Assistant professor, Queen's University
  • 2008–2019
    Lecturer, Queen's University


  • 2021 
    Western University, Doctor of Education (EdD)
  • 2008 
    Queen's University, Master's of Science (MSc)
  • 2004 
    University of Alberta, Bachelor's of Science (BSc)


  • 2022
    Promoting Activity and Participation in Individuals with Serious Mental Illness: The Action Over Inertia Approach, Routledge
  • 2021
    A review of workplace mental health interventions and their implementation in public safety organizations, International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health
  • 2021
    COVID-19 and the mental health of Canadian Armed Forces veterans: a Cross-sectional survey, Military Medicine
  • 2020
    Developing an occupation-centred framework for trauma intervention, Occupational Therapy in Mental Health

Professional Memberships

  • Ontario Society of Occupational Therapists (OSOT)
  • College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario (COTO)

Research Areas

  • Medical And Health Sciences (11)