Dr Emmah Doig

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School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Honorary Research Fellow

School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
e.doig@uq.edu.au
+61 7 344 32692

Overview

Emmah is an experienced occupational therapist who has worked in the field of brain injury rehabilitation in Australia and the United Kingdom across acute, inpatient rehabilitation and community-based rehabilitation in both public and private practice settings. She is an experienced researcher in the field of brain injury rehabilitation, completing her PhD in 2010, which compared the effectiveness of an outpatient brain injury rehabilitation program in home and hospital settings. She has conducted research using quantitative and qualitative methodologies with a particular interest in the use of single case experimental research design to trial effectiveness of interventions in clinical settings. Research interests include goal planning approaches, metacognitive and occupation-based treatment approaches, community integration, outcomes following traumatic and acquired brain injury, and community-based rehabilitation.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Occupational Therapy with Honours, The University of Queensland
  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Supervision

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Publications

Featured Publications

Book Chapter

  • Doig, Emmah and Fleming, Jennifer (2014). Occupation-based, client-centred approach to goal planning and measurement. Rehabilitation goal setting: theory, practice and evidence. (pp. 181-212) edited by Richard J. Siegert and William M. M. Levack.Boca Raton, FL, United States: CRC Press. doi:10.1201/b17166

  • Doig, Emmah and Fleming, Jennifer (2014). Occupation-based, client-centred approach to goal planning and measurement. Rehabilitation goal setting: theory, practice and evidence. (pp. 181-211) edited by Richard J. Seigert and William M. M. Levack.Boca Raton, FL, USA: Taylor & Francis. doi:10.1201/b17166-13

  • Kuipers, Pim and Doig, Emmah (2011). Community based rehabilitation. International Encyclopedia of Rehabilitation. (pp. *-*) edited by Maurice Blouin and John Stone.New York, NY, United States: Cirrie.

  • Doig, E. and Kuipers, W. (2008). Continuity and change in Rehabilitation: The shift towards community-based services. Health Care Practice in Australia: policy, context and innovation. (pp. 202-219) edited by Puddingburn Publishing Services.Melbourne: Oxford University Press.

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Other Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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Completed Supervision