What are the discourses that shape the professional identity of the novice rehabilitation practitioner?

  • Cummins, Christine (Project manager)
  • Mudge, Suzie (Project participant)
  • Hansen, Louise Søgaard (Project participant)

Project: Research

Project Details


This study aims to investigate the experiences of the novice physiotherapist, to understand how they navigate the day to day demands of their role, their interaction with colleagues and clients and the dilemmas they have navigated, to explore the contextual factors that influence their emergent professional identity
Short titleNovice practioner and Professional identity
StatusNot started
Effective start/end date01/10/202131/12/2022


  • Novice practioner
  • Rehabilitation
  • Discourse analysis