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Josh Cameron

University of Brighton/BoingBoing
Principal Lecturer
Brighton, UK
Principal Lecturer at University of BrightonJosh Cameron was an occupational therapist in adult mental health services before becoming a senior lecturer in occupational therapy at the University of Brighton. He became interested in resilience while researching return-to-work experiences of workers with mental health problems for his PhD. He is a member of the ‘Boing Boing’: resilience research and practice network (http://www.boingboing.org.uk/) and a researcher on the Connected Communities Imagine project (http://www.imaginecommunity.org.uk/project1). With the Imagine project he collaborates with mental health service users and practitioners developing a building resilience programme. This aims to increase participants’ ability to respond individually and collectively to the adversities they face.