Johaline graduated from Curtin University with a Bachelor of Science (Occupational Therapy) (Honours) in 2020, with First Class Honours. Since graduating, she has joined the Specialised Hand Therapy team to pursue her passion for hand therapy. Johaline is originally from Busselton and has joined the team in the South West, treating in both the Busselton and Bunbury clinics.
Johaline is an active member of the WA Occupational Therapy Association, where she engages in regular professional development opportunities. She is also an Associate Member of the Australian Hand Therapy Association (AHTA), and is working towards her full Accredited Hand Therapist status. Johaline plans to complete the AHTA ‘Fundamentals of Hand Therapy’ and the NOI Group ‘Explain Pain’ Courses in 2021, as well as pursue learning in her special interest of wound care in hand therapy.