VIC Divisional Council
Amanda Timmer, (OT), MOT (Chairperson)
Amanda is a Senior Occupational Therapist at Donvale Rehabilitation Hospital, Ramsay Health Care. She has worked in rehabilitation for over 25 years.
Associate Professor Genevieve Pepin, PhD
Genevieve is the Discipline Lead and Course Director of the Bachelor of Occupational Therapy Honours and the Honours Coordinator in the School of Health and Social Development, Faculty of Health, Deakin University. Genevieve is passionate about mental health and always worked in this area of practice. Her research expertise is in mental health practice, research and education, occupational therapy models of practice, especially the Model of Human Occupation, and eating disorders. She is interested in supporting carers and siblings of people with an eating disorders and innovative eating disorders interventions.
Juliet Ryan, Paediatric OT, Splash Paediatric Practice
Juliet studied an MSc in Occupational Therapy from the University of Limerick, Ireland. Juliet’s background is across primary care and health promotion and she is currently a team leader with Splash Therapy, private paediatric practice.
Brynn Lewin, Occupational Therapy Department Manager and NDIS Transition Lead, Austin Health
Occupational Therapy Department Manager and NDIS Transition Lead, Austin Health
Alex Hillman, Victorian Centre of Excellence in Eating Disorders, Melbourne Health
Victorian Centre of Excellence in Eating Disorders, Melbourne Health
Rachel Knight, BOccTher
Rachel is a Lecturer in Occupational Therapy and PhD researcher at Deakin University. She is also currently employed as a Senior Clinician at the Victorian Centre of Excellence in Eating Disorders. Rachel is an experienced mental health occupational therapist, having worked in both Australia and the UK.
Caitlin Stubenrauch, BOT, MHlthLdr
Caitlin is a Senior Occupational Therapist at Donvale Rehabilitation Hospital, Ramsay Health Care. She currently leads the inpatient OT team.
For further information or to contact a member of the Divisional Council, please contact OTA.