Portrait of Ms Ruth Brown Ms Ruth Brown

r.h.brown@hud.ac.uk | 01484 471999



Biography

  • 2007 - Senior Lecturer, mental health nursing
  • 2004 - Ward Manager, mental health acute in-patient service
  • 2001 - Senior Staff Nurse, mental health acute in-patient service

Qualifications

  • HE-Dip Mental Health Nursing
  • BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies
  • MSc Health Professional Education
  • Currently working towards a professional doctorate in mental health nursing.

Research and Scholarship

Currently working towards a Professional Doctorate: Exploration of mental health nurses’ understanding of spiritual needs of service users.

Publications and Other Research Outputs

2015

Brown, R., Brooks, J., Chirema, K. and Wattis, J. (2015) ‘Nursing spiritually: What do we know? How do we know?’. In: NPNR 2015 Conference, 16th-18th September 2015, Manchester Conference Centre, Sackville Street, Manchester

Brown, R., Brooks, J., Chirema, K. and Wattis, J. (2015) ‘Nursing spiritually: what do we know? How do we know?’. In: QMiP Conference, 2nd-4th September 2015, Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, UK

Brown, R., Brooks, J., Chirema, K. and Wattis, J. (2015) ‘Nursing spiritually; what do we know? How do we know?’. In: NET2015 Conference, 8th-10th September 2015, Churchill College, Cambridge, UK

Ribchester, H. and Brown, R. (2015) ‘Composing the symphony of interprofessional care: A reflection on innovations in interprofessional education’. In: NET2015 Conference, 8th-10th September 2015, Churchill College, Cambridge, UK , pp. 28-29

2013

Elliott, R (2013) ‘Exploring the developmental need for a paramedic pathway to mental healthJournal of paramedic practice , 5 (5), pp. 264-270. ISSN 2041-9457

2011

Hemingway, S., Sutton, M., Heraty, I., Broadbent, E. and Elliott, R. (2011) ‘Interviews for mental health nursing students. Key Considerations for the panelMental Health Nursing , 31 (4), pp. 20-22. ISSN 2043-7501

Elliott, R (2011) ‘Spirituality, mental health nursing & assessmentJournal of Community Nursing , 25 (3). ISSN 0140-0908

Research Degree Supervision

  • Acute mental health practice
  • Mental health and paramedic practice
  • Spirituality and mental health

Administrative Responsibilities

External Examiner for the University of Teesside - Pre-registration BSc Mental Health Nursing.

Teaching and Professional Activities

  • HFN 2001 - Foundations of Nursing 2
  • HIG 2001 - Interprofessional Learning in Context
  • HIG 1001 - Research 2
  • HHN 2001 - Frameworks for Clinical Management