I am an Occupational Therapist and I hold a Bachelor of Social Science Degree and a BSc in Occupational Therapy from the University of Cape Town and have Master’s Degree in Education. I am currently pursuing a PhD in Disability Studies with an area of interest in the inclusion of disability issues in training and employment of persons with disabilities. I have extensive experience in incapacity and disability management within in the world of work as well as experience in training persons with disabilities and employer around disability issues within the employment sphere. I have also been involved policy development processes around the inclusion of people with disabilities.
Expertise and experience
Inclusive education; Vocational Education and Training, Work Practice, Assessment and Placement of Persons with Disabilities; Inclusive Employment Practices; Policy Development, Clinical Education
2021: South African Health Review Chapter 17: Reimagining rehabilitation outcomes in South Africa.
2017: Chapter Author: Concepts in Occupational Therapy: Understanding Southern perspectives.
Sebestina Anita Dsouza, Roshan Galvaan, Elelwani L. Ramugondo. Manipal University Press, 2017
2012: Centres of excellence in the context of further education and training in South Africa