Since working at the University, I have been involved in leading undergraduate and postgraduate education around psychosocial interventions, and introducing the subject of mental health across a number of undergraduate courses such as BSc (Hons) Public Health, BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science and Out of Hospital Care and BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing.
Teaching and supervision
I deliver and contribute towards the mental health related topics on BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing Practice, BSc (Hons) Mental Health Nursing Practice and BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science and Out of Hospital Care.
Research interests for potential research students
- Physical and mental wellbeing
- Public mental health
- Developing understanding of mental health issues
Coulthard, K, Patel, D, Brizzolara, Clare, Morriss, R and Watson, S (2013) A feasibility study of expert patient and community mental health team led bipolar psychoeducation groups: implementing an evidence based practice. BMC Psychiatry. ISSN 1471-244X
Hayes, Catherine and Brizzolara, Clare (2009) Making rhetoric a reality: effective capacity building in mental health care provision. British Journal of Nursing, 18 (16). pp. 990-994. ISSN 0966-0461
Hayes, Catherine and Brizzolara, Clare (2016) Severe Mental Illness Explained. In: Textbook of Podiatric Medicine. M & K Publishing.
Brizzolara, Clare and Hayes, Catherine (2015) Understanding Complex Mental Illness. In: Textbook of Podiatric Medicine. M&K Publishing, UK.
- Severe and complex mental health issues
- Psychosocial interventions
- Psychological formulation
- Working with families and carers
- Registered Nurse in Mental Health
- MSc in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Recovery in Psychosis and Complex Mental Health Issues