School of Sport and Health Sciences
Brook Building, BB112
Subject Areas: Allied Health
Sam has been working at UCLan since 2016. Her area of specialism is community care including specialist equipment, adaptations, long-term conditions and palliative care. She has a keen interest in how mental wellbeing needs are met within physical health, and research.
Sam is a Lecturer in Occupational Therapy at UCLan from 2019, and is contributing to teaching on both the BSc and MSc Occupational Therapy programmes at UCLan. Sam has also worked as a Practice Learning Support Tutor at UCLan, supporting students on placement.
Sam is a member of the British Association of Occupational Therapists and is a Registered Occupational Therapist with the Health and Care Professions Council. She is an Associate Fellow of the HEA (D1).
Pywell, S. Roddam,H, Milston,A. & Archer, D. (2017). Anxiety and stress: exploration of common discourses influencing occupational therapy practices in palliative care. British Journal Of Occupational Therapy, 80(s8), 47–47.
2017 RCOT annual conference (verbal presentation)
2019 RCOT annual conference (poster presentation)