Kate Sheehan's profile

Kate Sheehan

The OT Service

Kate is a well-respected Occupational Therapist, with 30 years of experience. Kate maintains a high level of professional development and feels the key to providing her clients with an excellent service is maintaining close networks within the commercial, housing and OT fields. Kate has presented her work on Inclusive design and housing standards at The Royal College of Occupational Therapists Annual Conference, Royal College of Occupational Therapists specialist section - Housing conference, the World Federation of Occupational Therapists in Sydney, Australia. She has also lectured in Athens, Greece, Zagreb, Croatia and Banda Luka Bosnia.

Kate has developed and teaches on the first Housing pathway MSc at York St John University

Kate is the former chairperson and treasurer of the RCOTSS - H and represented the College of Occupational Therapist in Europe. Kate worked with Bristol University on the publication of ‘Minor adaptations without delay’. She is co-author of the new Wheelchair Housing Design Guide and written a chapter of a book for newly qualified occupational therapists.

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Contact Kate Sheehan

Phone: 03334440062

Email: [email protected]




  • Child or adolescent
  • Young person (18-25)
  • Older person (65+)
  • Business Support
  • Consultancy
  • Professional Supervision
  • Training
  • Other Business Services
  • Equipment/Adaptations
  • Paediatrics
  • Advice about access, bathroom &/or kitchen adaptations or equipment Home adaptations for independent living
  • Advice around specialist equipment or in modifying your home to maximise independence
  • Telecare and Telehealth expertise
  • Practical strategies/treatment to overcome daily challenges caused by illness, accident, recent diagnosis or ageing.
  • Long term conditions management in the community
  • Brain or Spinal Injury expertise
  • Trauma & Orthopedics expertise
  • Specialist seating/equipment for children
  • Manual Handling training for health and/or care staff
  • Bespoke training programmes
  • Management consultancy
  • Mentoring or supervision

Contact Kate Sheehan