Email address:L.E.Edwards@wlv.ac.ukPhone number: 01902 51 8668Location: WolverhamptonFaculty: Faculty of Education Health and WellbeingSchool/Institute: Institute of Health ProfessionsAreas of expertise: Supporting new members of staff. Continuing to support colleagues at Burton Campus. Continuing to support and teach student nurses and midwives.
Academic link teacher for placements in Burton Lichfield Tamworth (Staffordshire University).
Academic link in forensic nursing HMP Foston Hall, HMP Swinfen Hall and HMP Special hospitals Broadmoor and Rampton.
Module leader for 4NH004.
Part of module teams for level 4 5 and 6 (year 1,2 and 3). 4NH007, 5NH005 and Level 6 critical perspectives and autonomous practitioner (Mental Health) and level 6 projects.
Regular teaching input at Burton Campus for students in year 1 2 and 3 (mental health nursing, long term conditions and assessment).
Support and coordinator for all Return to practice students (Mental Health).
Personal teacher MH students (15) and to Return to Practice MH (7).
Special interest in Self harm and Eating disorders.
Assessment of Mental health clients.
Dementia and toxic confusion.
Physical assessment of clients with mental health problems.
Cert in Health Education, 1990.
Cert in Education, 1992.
Postgraduate Diploma in Health and Community Studies, Liverpool University - 2001.
Postgraduate Diploma in Health Studies (WBL), University of Wolverhampton.
Previous professional experience
Full Time Nurse Teacher (North Staffs) Completed CERT in Education (Chester College Liverpool University) - 1990 to 1992.
Secondment To School Of Health (North Staffs) - 1989 to 1990.
Completed CERT Ed in Health Education Sister Mental Health (During which time 1981-1983 seconded to do RGN North Staffs) - 1977 to 1989.