Julie Anne van Veenendaal (BSc OT) is an Occupational Therapist and a BASI Certified Pilates Instructor. She has experience working in physical rehabilitation and with people living with chronic conditions while living with Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome herself. As an OT living with an invisible condition, she has a unique perspective on the importance of lifestyle management for ‘incurable conditions’. Julie Anne loves working with people living with chronic and invisible conditions to build insight into self-management. She is passionate about enabling resilience through occupation and this has led her to postgraduate research on the links between occupation and resilience.