Marilyn Pattison Dip.COT(UK), B.App.Sc.(OT), MBA. FWFOT is the Managing Director of MPOT Pty Ltd, the founder and Director of Rehabilitation at Access Fitness, a Rehabilitation Centre and Day Hospital and fully accessible gym, and the President of the World Federation of Occupational Therapists (WFOT). Marilyn has been involved in a wide variety of practice settings and has been involved in the various Australian Occupational Therapy associations and worldwide, including the World Health Organisation. Marilyn is recognised as an international expert in Workplace Health, Rehabilitation and Entrepreneurship and is regularly invited as a guest speaker internationally. Amongst other national and international awards, Marilyn has received the OT Australia National Award, has been a finalist in the Australian Telstra Businesswoman of the Year and has received the Sylvia Docker Award from OT Australia. Internationally, Marilyn has been conferred an Honorary Life Membership of the Swedish Occupational Therapy Association and most recently has been made an Honorary Fellow of WFOT, the highest international honour an occupational therapist can receive.