About Us

Sarah Lawson

An Occupational Therapist, Sarah is now a Graduate Lecturer to undergraduate Occupational Therapy students at Glyndwr University after spending 8 years working for a local authority. Sarah began her Post Graduate studies in January 2017, her research is exploring the nature and process of continuing professional development in occupational therapists and how this relates to TRAMmCPD.
Sarah leads on web-site design and manages TRAMmCPD social media presence. She is also Regional Forum Lead for the Royal College of Occupational Therapists North West Region and a new member of the RCOT Conference Development Team.

You can follow Sarah on Twitter @SLawsonOT

Deb Hearle

An Occupational Therapist, experienced educator and manager, Deb is Professional Head at Cardiff University. She has been teaching undergraduate and post graduate health and care professional students for over 20 years, including all aspects of professional development. Deb is currently working towards her Professional Doctorate researching CPD engagement and TRAMmCPD. 
In 2013, Deb was awarded a Merit Award by the College of Occupational Therapists for her 'clear passion and commitment to the profession' and 'her significant contribution to OT education in Wales'

You can follow Deb on Twitter @HearleD

Please note:

We are practicing Occupational Therapists with a passion for CPD, this work is undertaken in our free time. Information and resources are downloadable free of charge from this web-site, however, our work is protected by a Creative Commons licence. Any proceeds from the sale of our book Hearle, D; Lawson, S & Morris, R (2016) A Strategic Guide to Continuing Professional Development for Health and Care Professionals: The TRAMm Model are used towards the further development of TRAMmCPD. 

Roe Morris: An Occupational Therapist and Practice Manager, Roe was the coordinator of the original TRAMm Model design team.