Occupational therapist, dementia educator - Te Whatu Ora Waitaha Canterbury
Bio: Tracey Hawkes has been an occupational therapist for more than 20 years with a keen interest in neurology/the brain and person-centered practice. She is a dementia educator for Te Whatu Ora Waitaha Canterbury with a primary role in facilitating the Walking in Another’s Shoes programme for home-based support staff. Tracey also holds a role at Hohepa Trust, a disability service provider that supports people throughout their life stages.
Her topic includes:
- Delirium prevention
- Down syndrome and dementia