Registered Mental Health Nurse. Karen has completed her MSc in Practice Education and Stage 4 NMC Teacher qualification and isa PHD student at the University of Northampton. Senior Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing.
Karen joined the University Mental Health Pre-registration nursing team in 2019 and support the wider pre-registration nursing team and AHP’s with teaching, skills development and simulation.
Karen has a background in forensic mental health and has worked in medium secure mental health services at St Andrew’s Healthcare predominately with Women with mental health issues, personality disorders and eating disorders, who also have forensic histories. She has also worked within Academic department at St Andrew’s Healthcare supporting students in practice as a Senior Lecturer in Clinical Practice.