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Critical discourse analysis; qualitative research; thematic analysis.
Alcohol and drug treatment interventions for young people
Competency based assessment
Nurse educator competencies
Ethical issues in nursing practice
21st Century Citizenship, Health and Well-being
Field of research codes
Clinical Nursing: Primary (Preventative) (111002): Clinical Nursing: Secondary (Acute Care) (111003): Clinical Nursing: Tertiary (Rehabilitative) (111004): Health and Community Services (111708):
Health Policy (160508):
Medical And Health Sciences (110000): Mental Health (111714): Mental Health Nursing (111005): Nursing (111000):
Policy and Administration (160500):
Primary Health Care (111717): Public Health and Health Services (111700):
Studies In Human Society (160000)
Mental Health and mental health nursing. Development of interpersonal skills and group facilitation. Emotional competence. Mental Health crisis intervention. Discourse analysis. Thematic analysis. Clinical supervision. Mental Health research.
I teach mental health nursing, interpersonal skill development, academic writing and introduction to nursing research within the undergraduate nursing programme. At post graduate level I facilitate advanced mental health nursing assessment and interventions, and supervise post graduate research reports and theses in a variety of topics and methodology, particularly thematic analysis, focus group research and qualitative studies.