Emma Gee

Inspirational Speaker & Author

Emma Gee is one of Australia’s acclaimed Inspirational Speakers, offering her thoughts and solutions on
resilience and person-centred care. 

Emma’s services include: keynote presentations, workshops and consulting. Emma is also a published author having written her own memoir titled Reinventing Emma

12 Reasons to Book Emma & Read Her Memoir

DEVELOP RESILIENCE

GROW PERSPECTIVE

BE INSPIRED

REFLECT ON PRACTICE

BE CHALLENGED

BECOME EMPOWERING

DEVELOP EMPATHY

CHOOSE TO VALUE

STRENGTHEN RELATIONSHIPS

IMPROVE CRITICAL THINKING

APPLY LEARNINGS

GAIN UNDERSTANDING

“…illuminating in its candour and uplifting in its illustration of the inner strength of an exceptional young woman.”

The Honourable Quentin Bryce
AD CVO

“Many people have told me how much they appreciated your words and and how deeply the girls listened. You could have heard a pin drop. We need to hear more of this kind of message.”

Helen Creed,
School Chaplain, Year 8 Coordinator, Camberwell Girls Grammar School

“…it is required reading for every health professional, every health consumer.”

Nick Rushworth,
Executive Officer, Brain Injury Australia

“Emma had us (me) laughing one moment and trying to hold back the tears the next… She is inspiring on so many levels.”

Genevieve Cooper, Manager
St. Vincent’s at Home & Domiciliary Therapy 

“An amazing true story of courage, compassion, and commitment in the face of devastating loss.”

Dr Russ Harris,
M.B.B.S. and author of The Happiness Trap

“Emma, your presentation was incredibly powerful and the girls were very moved by your strength, resilience and your wonderful sense of humour.”

Scott Pannam,
Yr 12 Strathcona, BGGS Coordinator

“This resilient young lady has reaffirmed my own belief…”

Cheryl Koenig OAM,
Author & Motivational Speaker

“…We came away with motivation to design, develop and manufacture equipment that are both aesthetically and functionally pleasing for the disabled.”

Kenneth Yi,
Principal Advisor Business Development,
College of Science, Engineering and Health, RMIT University

“Emma’s book is beautifully written and … will leave you wanting more.”

Dr Annie McCluskey,
Senior Lecturer in Occupational Therapy, The University of Sydney

 

 

 

Brochure

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Blog

Writing Life as a Survivor

"You poor thing'" "So young and you were so beautiful!" "So awful to have to walk with that pram" "I'm so sorry, that's just cruel!" These are a few remarks I receive when I tell people why I am like I am. I get pity, a hug or blessing or stare. I feel ostracised,...

The healing power of Music – Singing to Swim

Music therapy opened up a whole new world for me. Music became a great comfort and another source of independence. Music is definitely one area of my life I never thought I’d go on to explore, let alone benefit from. However, throughout my recovery it played a crucial...

Upcoming Events

 

  •  Camberwell Girls Grammar School Year 10, 11 & 12: Resilience: Diversity, Well-being and Inclusion Keynote 2022
  •  MedTech Advisory Committee 2022
  • Monash University Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy students: Person-centred care 2022
  • MediRecruit Allied Health Podcast 2022
  • University of Melbourne Music Therapy Session: Applications of Music Therapy 2022
  • Integrating person-centred practice & resilience into healthcare, Occupational Therapy 4th Year Student Lecture, Deakin University, 2022.

  • OPA volunteer conference 2022: Resilience from Lived Experience

  • IPAR OT Week Keynote 2022:  “OT, what it means to me” 
  • WA Country Health Service (Broome Allied Health) “Rejuvenate, Reconnect, Resilience and Recovery” Keynote 2022.
  • Occupational Therapy WA 2022 Breakfast Keynote, Perth
  • NOVELL Redesign Project: Redesign of Rehabilitation Facilities (ongoing)
  • Coffee Club Peer Support – Genyus 2022 (ongoing)
  • Reinventing Emma -Strengths Based Nursing Subject (recommended reading) University of Tasmania (Ongoing)

Read some feedback from Emma’s recent interview on the Allied Health Podcast –

 “…Such insights from you on holistic care and lived experience feedback and rehab. Your speaking, mentoring and advisory services are imperative in the context of rehab, policy and change for better therapy outcomes”.

 Danielle Weedon, Director MEDIRECRUIT

Listen to the episode HERE