Mr Kevin Steede

Mr Kevin Steede

Lecturer in Occupational Therapy

School of Health Professions (Faculty of Health)



I qualified as an Occupational Therapist at the University of Plymouth and have worked mainly in inpatient mental health settings, with both clinical and managerial responsibilities. I completed my MSc Advanced Occupational Therapy in 2018 with my masters research focusing on service users' experiences of Occupational Therapy in acute mental health settings. 

I am the Admissions Tutor for the BSc (Hons) and MOccTh Occupational Therapy programmes which includes managing new applications, Values Based Recruitment, International Admissions and Marketing.


MSc Advanced Occupational Therapy

BSc (Hons.) Occupational Therapy

Professional membership

Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council

Member of the British Association of Occupational Therapists



Teaching interests

I teach and mark on a broad range of modules across the BSc (Hons.) and MSc pre-registration programmes. I also supervise undergraduate and pre-registration MSc research students.

I have module leadership responsibility for the following module:

SOHP602 Inter-professional Working in Health and Social Care



Research interests

I have a broad range of research interests which include:

Mental health

Evidence-based Practice in Mental Health Occupational Therapy

Qualitative synthesis