Welcome to the Discipline of Occupational Therapy

Dr Michelle Spirtos, Head of Discipline, Assistant Professor

Our vision for the Discipline is to continue our record of delivering excellence in undergraduate studies, postgraduate teaching and supervision and research. Our multidisciplinary staff are leaders in community-engaged and practice-related research which has national and international recognition. We have a strong history of developing and researching innovative occupational therapy services. We are the longest-established Occupational Therapy Department in the country. Find out more about our honours degree in occupational therapy, our postgraduate opportunities and our current research projects.


A message from Dr Michelle Spirtos, Head of Discipline

In this video our Head of Discipline Dr Michelle Spirtos discusses the undergraduate Occupational Therapy programme in Trinity College Dublin, what to expect over the four years of study, and our focus on clinical placement education.