Rebecca has been a Family Care Advisor at the John Radcliffe Hospital since July 2016, working mainly with the paediatric neuromuscular service but also with the mitochondrial team. She shares the mitochondrial FCA role with her colleague, Heather Ryan, tending to concentrate on paediatric work. She graduated as an Occupational Therapist from Northumbria University in 1992, and gained an MA in Play Therapy from the University of York in 2003. She has worked mainly in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS), though she has also worked in learning and physical disabilities and in community paediatrics. Before her current role she spent 14 years as a Clinical Specialist Occupational Therapist in CAMHS in Swindon.