Merryn Atkins is UWC Thailand's in-school Occupational Therapist. Her primary focus is on empowering students to fully participate and succeed in their school environment. She firmly believes that every child can and deserves to shine, and she approaches her work with a collaborative spirit, always placing the child at the center. Originally from New Zealand, Merryn has been an occupational therapist for over a decade and brings a multifaceted skillset that helps find solutions tailored to each individual.
On a personal note, Merryn is here with her husband and two young sons who try to live by their values of curiosity and growth. Beyond her professional role, Merryn is an accomplished singer and guitarist. She enjoys participating in social sports, coffee catch-ups with friends, family time, and relishing the opportunity to meet new people and explore fresh perspectives.