Rachael Ford

Occupational Therapist

South East

Rachael is an Occupational Therapist with over 16 years’ experience working in a variety of clinical areas including severe and enduring mental health, acquired brain injury, as well as major orthopaedic injuries.

Rachael has experience in assessing individual’s vocational needs within these areas and delivering evidence based and clinically reasoned vocational rehabilitation programmes. She has worked within the field of vocational rehabilitation in statutory services, as well as occupational health and the medico-legal sector.

Rachael has experience of assessing individual’s functional ability through a range of practically based assessments and is an accredited Functional Capacity Evaluator. In addition to this, she has expertise in assessing work environments, liaising with employers as well as recommending and implementing reasonable adjustments in the work place to facilitate a safe and sustainable return to work.