Moodlifter is a a service to help you
It is bespoke to your needs but will combine physical exercise with activities to boost your overall mental wellbeing.
Moodlifter comes to you because we know that doing activities within your own environment makes it more sustainable.
We can tailor the activities to your needs as an individual or small group.
Sarah Meharg qualified as an Occupational Therapist in 2002 and started her career working on surgery and rehabilitation wards in hospital. She then held clinical positions within learning disability teams and gained a postgraduate certificate in dementia studies. At this time she experienced a bereavement and despite having never been interested in exercise she started to explore how to use physical activity to overcome depression.
She developed a love of Olympic style weightlifting, hiking and going to the gym.
Within her role as lead occupational therapist at a mental health hospital she set up a gym and physical activity program.
Between 2013 and 2019 she was a wellbeing advisor and mental health coordinator at Warwick University.
She is actively involved with a number of charities and between 2013 and 2019 was the treasurer and committee member for the national charity the University Mental Health Advisors Network.
in 2018 she created MoodLifter as she was passionate about the benefits of exercise so combined her two expertise in mental health/ wellbeing and personal training.
Sarah is a HCPC Registered Occupational Therapist OT35691
Sarah is a member of the Royal College of Occupational Therapy BT022270
Sarah is a fully insured Personal Trainer with the following qualifications:
BSc Hons Occupational Therapy
PGcert Dementia Studies
Assessment of Motor and Process Skills
Level 1 & 2 Sensory Integration
Active IQ Level 2 Gym Instruction,
Level 3 Personal Training,
Level 3 Exercise Referral
Level 4 Diabetes and Obesity Management
Modern Post Natal Exercise and Wellness
Sarah is currently undertaking a Msc in Occupational Therapy and regular continuing professional development.
Sarah has an enhanced DBS