The OT Link is excited to partner with Tanya Muir (BSc OT), “The Sleep OT”, to bring you this Introduction to Paediatric Sleep Health.
Tanya is a passionate occupational therapist with a special interest in sleep health and mental wellness. Since qualifying from Wits University in 2012, she has gained diverse work experience in adult neurological rehabilitation, paediatric physical and learning disabilities, adult mental health, training and clinical supervision. She completed a Diploma in Advanced Paediatric Sleep Practitioner Training (EDS Training, UK) in 2020. Currently, she runs a private practice consulting with both adult and paediatric clients with sleep disorders and difficulties and holds a part-time post at the University of Pretoria training undergraduate OT students. She has presented widely on the topic of sleep health, and is a strong advocate for the OT role in the occupation of sleep and supporting health and wellness.