Samantha Smith

  • Bowel Management

  • Brain Injury

  • Cauda Equina

  • Major Trauma

  • Neuro Medicine

  • Neurosurgical Nursing Care

  • Occupational Therapist

  • Occupational Therapy & Reablement

  • Orthopaedics

  • Parkinson's Disease

  • Spinal Injury

  • Stroke

Sam Smith brings with her 26 years of experience working as an occupational therapist and an advanced clinical practitioner within various settings: acute, rehabilitation, and the community within both NHS and private sector. Recently, Sam’s experience has seen her specialising in spinal injuries where she has taught intermittent self-catheterisation, completed spinal cord injury bowel care, spinal handling and venepuncture. Throughout her career – using skills gained from Coventry University Fieldwork Educators Course and MSc Mentors Course – she has taken the role of mentor, teaching under- and postgraduate students and junior therapists, carers, and nurses. Outside her NHs career she has undertaken caseloads for adult and paediatric patients with neurological conditions, been a first responder for the West Midlands Ambulance Service and is currently the director and principal occupational therapist for Staffordshire Neurological OT Services.

Specialisms

Biography

Reports

  • Liability Reports

  • Screening Reports

  • Quantum Reports

Ages Covered

Occupational Therapist
  • Adults 25+

  • Young Adults 18-25

  • Adolescents 12-18