Belinda is an occupational therapist with over 20 years of experience working in mental health in public and private settings.  She currently works as a sole trader with adults and children who experience mood disorders and/or dual diagnosis.  She also works part time in a specialised behaviour support role in Logan Hospital (Queensland Health) assisting patients in the emergency department and/or acute medical wards with strategies to minimise risk of harm to self and others whilst in hospital.  Belinda has a passion for positive behaviour support strategies which reduce the need for restrictive practice.  A large part of her role includes staff education on a number of areas including sensory modulation.