Heide is Director of Innovation and Training at Bridges Self-Management, where she develops, facilitates and evaluates training and improvement programmes in health and social care. She is also an honorary Research Fellow at St George’s, University of London, and conducts action-oriented research in co-design and knowledge translation to bridge science, art and lived experiences. Heide’s background in physiotherapy, medical anthropology/sociology and community engagement in the art sector helps her to think out of the box.
The Journal for the Humanities in Rehabilitation is a peer reviewed, multi-media journal using a collaborative model with rehabilitation professionals, patients and their families to gain a greater understanding of the human experience of disability through art, literature and narrative. The purpose of this interdisciplinary journal is to raise the consciousness and deepen the intellect of the humanistic relationship in the rehabilitation sciences.
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