Mrs Rebecca De Courcy Dutton

Lecturer

University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health (Occupational Therapy)

Career Summary

Biography

Rebecca is a Lecturer in Occupational Therapy at the University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health based in Taree. This part-time position allows her to support the learning of undergraduate students while they are completing rural practice education placements. Rebecca has previously worked as a clinician in both the public and private sector since graduating in 2006.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Occupational Therapy, University of Newcastle

Keywords

  • Adult
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Practice Education
  • Rural Practice

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Lecturer University of Newcastle
University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health
Australia

Professional appointment

Dates Title Organisation / Department
21/09/2009 - 6/06/2014 Occupational Therapist Hunter New England Area Health Service
Australia
8/01/2007 - 18/09/2009 Occupational Therapist Mayo Private Hospital
Australia

Awards

Member

Year Award
2014 Interprofessional Learning Modules: "Learning Together to Work Together"
Commonwealth Office for Learning and Teaching

Teaching

Code Course Role Duration
OCCT4274 Transitioning to Occupational Therapy Practice
Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle
Guest Lecturer discussing cultural, demographic and geographic contexts in health and the relevance to OT practice.
Guest Lecturer 20/10/2014 - 25/10/2016
OCCT4111 Rural and Remote Professional Practice in Occupational Therapy
The University of Newcastle
Collaboration with colleagues to coordinate and teach the OCCT4111 course. Delivery of a lecture and tutorials on OT practice in a rural and remote area and support with student group work.
Collaboration with colleagues to coordinate and deliver the course 28/02/2011 - 27/03/2013
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Publications

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Journal article (1 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2014 Wolfgang R, Dutton R, Wakely K, 'Creating positive rural experiences for occupational therapy students', Australian Journal of Rural Health, 22 204-205 (2014) [C1]
DOI 10.1111/ajr.12104
Co-authors Katrina Wakely, Rebecca Wolfgang

Conference (1 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2013 Wolfgang RL, Wakely K, de Courcy Dutton R, 'Creating positive rural experiences for Occupational Therapy students', Australian Occupational Therapy Journal (2013) [E3]
Co-authors Katrina Wakely, Rebecca Wolfgang
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Mrs Rebecca De Courcy Dutton

Position

Lecturer
University Dept of Rural Health (UDRH)
University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health
Faculty of Health and Medicine

Focus area

Occupational Therapy

Contact Details

Email rebecca.decourcydutton@newcastle.edu.au
Phone 02 6515 1900
Fax 02) 6515 1901

Office

Room N/A
Building Manning Education Centre (MEC)
Location Taree

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