Associate Professor Elspeth Froude - Nat School of Allied Health (Faculty of Health Sciences)
Fully accredited supervisor - Can supervise as principal supervisor
Elspeth Froude is Deputy Head of School, Allied Health (NSW) and Associate Professor (Head of Discipline) in Occupational Therapy.
Elspeth's research interests are in the area of working with children; cerebral palsy, autism, developmental coordination disorder and knowledge translation. Elspeth is a certified Cognitive Orientation to daily Occupational Performance (CO-OP) Approach instructor -A cognitive approach to address child chosen motor goals.
Elspeth has also researched in the area of scholarship of learning and teaching in simulation.
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paediatrics, developmental coordination disorder, ; motor learning, cerebral palsy, handwriting, play ; Knowledge Translation ; Clinical Simulation ;
Quantitative ; Mixed methods ;
- The Development of the Measure of Early Vison Use (MEVU) (PhD) (Principal Supervisor)
- An investigation into the clinical utility of robot- assisted upper limb therapy within an Australian rehabilitative setting. (PhD) (Co-Supervisor)
- Feasibility of the Cognitive Orientation to daily Occupational Performance ApproachTM to improve occupational performance and participation for children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) and coordination difficulties. (PhD) (Principal Supervisor)
- An investigation and evaluation of an adapted bike program for children 4 to 18 years with disabilities (PhD) (Principal Supervisor)
Belinda Deramore Denver, Elspeth Froude, Peter Rosenbaum & Christine Imms , Measure of Early Vision Use: development of a new assessment tool for children with cerebral palsy, , in Disability and Rehabilitation
Characteristics Influencing Diversity of Participation of Children in Activities Outside School, in American Journal of Occupational Therapy
Simulated versus traditional occupational therapy placements: A randomised controlled trial, in Australian Journal of Occupational Therapy
Effectiveness of Cognitive Orientation to daily Occupational Performance over and above functional hand splints for children with cerebral palsy or brain injury: a randomized controlled trial, in BMC Pediatrics
Developing competent videofluoroscopic swallowing study analysts, in Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
The Cognitive Orientation to daily Occupational Performance (CO-OP) Approach: Best responders in children with cerebral palsy and brain injury, in Research in Developmental Disabilities
Planning for outdoor play: Government and family decision-making, in Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy