Ms Daniela Castro de Jong

Ms Daniela Castro de Jong

Senior Lecturer
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  • PhD in Health Care Sciences from University of Gothenburg (Sweden) - 2016
  • Masters Degree in Social Integration of People with Disabilities – Iberic-American program from Universidad de Salamanca (Spain) - 2004
  • Bachelor of Occupational Therapy from Universidad de Chile (Chile) - 1996

 

Medicine & Health
School of Health Sciences

Academic and

researcAcademic andResearcher in healthcare sciences, with higher education studies and working experiences in Australia, Sweden, Chile, and Spain.

Registered occupational therapist with vast clinical experience working with clients and communities across the lifespan.

Strongly committed to the local and international development of occupational therapy practice. 

Currently working as the Nexus Fellow at the School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW. 

 

Phone
+61-2-9065 2386
  • Journal articles | 2024
    D’Cunha NM; Holloway H; Cave B; Mulhall S; Blair A; Anderson K; Castro De Jong D; Kurrle S; Isbel S, 2024, 'A pilot study of an intergenerational program for people in residential aged care with cognitive impairment and children from a co-located early learning centre during COVID-19', Dementia, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/14713012241235378
    Journal articles | 2024
    Kosman BA; Castro de Jong D; Knight-Agarwal CR; Chipchase LS; Etxebarria N, 2024, 'The benefits of virtual learning abroad programs for higher education students: A phenomenological research study.', Nurse Educ Today, 136, pp. 106133, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nedt.2024.106133
    Journal articles | 2024
    Kosman BA; de Jong DC; Knight-Agarwal CR; Chipchase LS; Etxebarria N, 2024, 'Development and validation of an assessment tool for higher education learning abroad programs: A qualitative Delphi study.', Nurse Educ Today, 132, pp. 106030, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nedt.2023.106030
    Journal articles | 2023
    D'Cunha NM; Mulhall S; Holloway H; Gibson D; Anderson K; Blair A; Bail K; Castro De Jong D; Kurrle S; Isbel S, 2023, 'A Survey of Intergenerational Programs in Australian Residential Aged Care Homes During the COVID-19 Pandemic', Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15350770.2023.2226663
    Journal articles | 2023
    Kosman B; Castro de Jong D; Knight-Agarwal C; Chipchase L; Etxebarria N, 2023, 'Study abroad: Exploring the pre-departure preparation provided to students, staff, and host communities', International Journal of Work-Integrated Learning
    Journal articles | 2022
    Jong DCD; Sy MP; Twinley R; Lim KH; Borba PLDO, 2022, '(Des)Conexões entre justiça ocupacional e justiça social: uma entrevista com Gail Whiteford e Lilian Magalhães', Cadernos Brasileiros de Terapia Ocupacional, 30, http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/2526-8910.ctoed302022021
    Journal articles | 2022
    de Jong DC; Sy MP; Twinley R; Lim KH; de Oliveira Borba PL, 2022, '(Des)Connections between occupational justice and social justice: an interview with Gail Whiteford1 and Lilian Magalhães', Brazilian Journal of Occupational Therapy, 30, http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/2526-8910.ctoED302022022
    Journal articles | 2021
    D’Cunha N; Kellett J; Isbel S; Low E; Mulhall S; Harriden B; Liu F; Bulman A; Speer H; De Jong DC; Fearon A; Kosari S; Frost J; McKune A; Gibson D; Panagiotakos D; Naumovski N, 2021, 'Nutrition and Healthy Ageing Trajectories in Retirement Living in the Australian Capital Territory: Study Protocol', Current Developments in Nutrition, 5, pp. 1271 - 1271, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cdn/nzab057_001
    Journal articles | 2021
    de Jong DC; Pike G; West S; Valerius H; Kay A; Ellis S, 2021, 'Shared music, shared occupation: Embedding music as a socio-altruistic collective- and co-occupation in occupational therapy education', Journal of Occupational Science, 28, pp. 374 - 387, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14427591.2020.1793808
    Journal articles | 2020
    Twinley R; Castro de Jong D, 2020, 'Commentary on: Sy, Bontje, Ohshima & Kiepek. Articulating the form, function, and meaning of drug using in the Philippines from the lens of morality and work ethics', Journal of Occupational Science, 27, pp. 22 - 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14427591.2020.1733924
    Journal articles | 2019
    2019, 'Occupational Therapy Australia 28th National Conference and Exhibition "Together Towards Tomorrow", 10-12 July 2019, International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW, Australia', Australian occupational therapy journal, 66, pp. 6 - 140, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1440-1630.12584
    Journal articles | 2017
    Castro D; Dahlin-Ivanoff S; Mårtensson L, 2017, 'Test-retest reliability evaluation of the Escala de Conciencia Cultural para Estudiantes de Terapia Ocupacional en América Latina (ECCETO) Cultural Awareness Scale for Occupational Therapy Students in Latin America', Cadernos de Terapia Ocupacional da UFSCar, 25, pp. 3 - 20, http://dx.doi.org/10.4322/0104-4931.ctoao0919
    Journal articles | 2016
    Castro D; Dahlin-Ivanoff S; Mårtensson L, 2016, 'Development of a Cultural Awareness Scale for Occupational Therapy Students in Latin America: A Qualitative Delphi Study', Occupational Therapy International, 23, pp. 196 - 205, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/oti.1424
    Journal articles | 2016
    Castro D; Dahlin-Ivanoff S; Mårtensson L, 2016, 'Feeling like a stranger: negotiations with culture as experienced by Chilean occupational therapists', Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy, 23, pp. 425 - 436, http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/11038128.2016.1152295
    Journal articles | 2014
    Castro D; Dahlin-Ivanoff S; Mårtensson L, 2014, 'Occupational therapy and culture: A literature review', Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy, 21, pp. 401 - 414, http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/11038128.2014.898086

  • Fellow Higher Education Academy (Advance HE) - (FHEA), (United Kingdom)
  • Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Education, University of Canberra
  • Associate Fellow - ANZAHPE

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  • Kosman, B. A., Castro de Jong, D., Knight-Agarwal, C. R., Chipchase, L. S., & Etxebarria, N. (2023). Development and validation of an assessment tool for higher education learning abroad programs: A qualitative Delphi study. Nurse Education Today, 106030. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nedt.2023.106030
  • Kosman, B.A., Castro de Jong, D., Knight-Agarwal, C.R., Chipchase, L.S., & Etxebarria, N. (2023). Study abroad: Exploring the pre-departure preparation provided to students, staff, and host communities. International Journal of Work-Integrated Learning, 24(4), 477-489.
  • D'Cunha, N. M., Mulhall, S., Holloway, H., Gibson, D., Anderson, K., Blair, A., Bail, K., Castro De Jong, D., Kurrle, S., & Isbel, S. (2023). A Survey of Intergenerational Programs in Australian Residential Aged Care Homes During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 1-20. https://doi.org/10.1080/15350770.2023.2226663   
  • Castro de Jong, D., Sy, M.P., Twinley, R., Lim, K.H. & Borba, P.L. de O. (2022). (Des)Connections between occupational justice and social justice: an interview with Gail Whiteford and Lilian Magalhães. Brazilian Journal of Occupational Therapy, 30(spe), e30202202. https://doi.org/10.1590/2526- 8910.ctoED302022022
  • Castro de Jong, D., Pike, G., West, S., Valerius, H., Kay, A., & Ellis, S. (2021). Shared music, shared occupation: Embedding music as a socio-altruistic collective- and co-occupation in occupational therapy education. Journal of Occupational Science, 28(3), 374-387. https://doi.org/10.1080/14427591.2020.1793808
  • Twinley, R., & Castro de Jong, D. (2020). Commentary on: Sy, Bontje, Ohshima & Kiepek. Articulating the form, function, and meaning of drug using in the Philippines from the lens of morality and work ethics. Journal of Occupational Science, 27(1), 22-25.https://doi.org/10.1080/14427591.2020.1733924
  • Castro, D., Dahlin-Ivanoff, S., & Mårtensson, L. (2017). Test-retest reliability evaluation of the Escala de Conciencia Cultural para Estudiantes de Terapia Ocupacional en América Latina (ECCETO) - Cultural Awareness Scale for Occupational Therapy Students in Latin America. Brazilian Journal of Occupational Therapy, 25: 3-20. https://doi.org/10.4322/0104-4931.ctoAO0919
  • Castro, D., Dahlin-Ivanoff, S., & Mårtensson, L. (2016) Development of a Cultural Awareness Scale for Occupational Therapy Students in Latin America: a Qualitative Delphi study. Occupational Therapy International, 23: 196-205. https://doi.org/10.1002/oti.1424
  • Castro, D., Dahlin-Ivanoff, S., & Mårtensson, L. (2016). Feeling like a stranger: negotiations with culture as experienced by Chilean occupational therapists. Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy, 23(6), 425-436. doi:10.3109/11038128.2016.1152295
  • Castro, D., Dahlin-Ivanoff, S., & Mårtensson, L. (2014). Occupational therapy and culture: a literature review. Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy, 21(6), 401-414. https://doi.org/10.3109/11038128.2014.898086

My Teaching

Currently - Course Convener HESC4502 - Workplace Assessment and Rehabilitation