Search results for 'Mental Health' (15)
Janine is a Course Director for the BSc (Hons) adult nursing and BSc (Hons) mental health nursing. She is also a registered Nurse and Registered Nurse Tutor with the Nursing and Midwifery Council.
Penn SmithPenn Smith is a senior lecturer, BACP registered humanistic-integrative counsellor, and course leader. She has worked in a variety of settings including within the NHS, third sector, commercial sector, and schools.
Mandy is a Senior Lecturer in Occupational Therapy and practice placements coordinator. Her teaching focuses on the contextual influences on occupation and in working with marginalized groups and communities such as the homeless. Her research interests are in perinatal and forensic mental health.
Valerie works as a Psychological Therapies and Mental Health Lecturer in the Department of Health and Community Studies and is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA). She is also a practising, Accredited (BACP) Counsellor and Psychotherapist with a private practise.
Dr Nicole Gridley
Nicole is a Senior Lecturer within the School of Education. She has a background in Psychology and completed her PhD at Bangor University in 2014.
Dr John Allan
John is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology and Outdoor Education (OE). As an academic and outdoor practitioner, he leads undergraduate courses and modules on Masters programmes in OE. His area of research centres on positive psychology and resilience building through adventure.
Dr Rob Brooks
Rob is the Course Director for Occupational Therapy. His teaching focuses on occupational science, occupational therapy models and complex interventions. His research interests are in neurodisabilty and children and young people's mental health.
Ursula is a freelance consultant dietitian and senior lecturer in nutrition and dietetics, providing specialist nutritional consultancy to the media, companies and individuals. She has extensive experience in NHS settings, specialist eating disorder services and runs her own private practice.
Dr Steve Taylor
Steve Taylor teaches mainly on the Psychology and Society course, and is the Module Leader for Consciousness Studies and Positive Psychology. He is a widely published and well known author of books on psychology and self-development.
Dr Darren Hill
Dr Darren Hill is the Reader in Social Work and Head of Subject for the Children, Young People & Communities Subject Group at Leeds Beckett University. Prior to working in higher education, Darren worked within substance use, mental health, family support and housing services.
Dr Sarah Burden
Sarah is a Registered Nurse, an experienced Senior Lecturer and a Senior Fellow of the HEA. Following clinical practice in intensive care and medicine, she has been involved in higher education across pre-and post-registration and Continuing Professional Development programmes in the UK since 2001. She currently sits on the Royal College of Nursing Education Forum Steering Committee.
Dr Jackie HargreavesJackie is Module Leader for exercise psychology and physical activity modules. She is interested in a number of research areas relating to exercise psychology. Specific interest lies in exploring how physical activity can be beneficial for mental health.
Dr Paula Singleton
Paula Singleton is a critical psychologist with specialist expertise in qualitative methods, and phenomenology in particular. She has carried out research with a community drugs treatment service and collaborated with Stanford University on a study of a rare pregnancy complication.
Dr James McGrath
Dr James McGrath is Lecturer in English and Creative Writing. James’s recent book Naming Adult Autism is one of the first critiques of literary, cultural and medical narratives of autism to be authored by an adult diagnosed with this condition.
Dr Divine Charura
Dr Divine Charura is a Course Director for the Psychological Therapies and Mental Health Postgraduate courses. He is a Chartered Psychologist and member of the British Psychological Society (BPS). He is registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a Practitioner/Counselling Psychologist. Divine has also been qualified as a Psychotherapist for years and is registered as an adult Psychotherapist with the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP).