Position: Senior Lecturer
College: College of Health and Social Care
Department: Health Care Practice
Subject area: Nursing and Healthcare Practice, Post Registration Health Care, Pre Qualification Health Care
Senior Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing
- Teaching and supporting pre-registration nurses, both in the adult and mental health field of nursing
- Teaching and supporting students - specifically in the field of mental health, in pre-registration and post-registration programmes
- Admissions Lead for Mental Health Nursing.
I have a particular interest in the field of Mental Health Law. Part of my previous clinical background was working as an Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP).
- MA (Mental Health Practice)
- PGCE (IPPE).
Presented at NET Conference in September 2015, regarding 'Values based Recruitment and working interprofessionally'.
Worked as a mental health nurse for nearly 20 years. Worked across the field of mental health: within in-patient setting on an Intensive Care Ward and acute admission ward;
In a community setting - both 'working age' and 'older peoples' teams.
Trained and worked as an AMHP - the first nurse to undertake course within my area at that time.