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Siobhan Russell

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Biography

Siobhan is a lecturer in mental health in the School of Nursing & Human Sciences at Dublin City University. She is the Programme Chair of the B.Sc. In Nursing (Mental Health) Programme. .Prior to beginning work in academia in 2014 she practised as a mental health nurse for 7 years in a variety of mental health care settings both in the public and private sector. She holds a PhD from DCU. Siobhan's research Interests focus on mental health nurse education, recovery & mental health nursing practice. 

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2018 'Nursing students' attitudes towards people with diagnosed with mental illness and mental health nursing: an international project from Europe and Australia'
Happell B;Platania-Phung C;Bocking J;Scholz B;Horgan A;Manning F;Doody R;Hals E;Granerud A;Lahti M;Pullo J;Ellilä H;Annaliina V;van der Vaart KJ;Allon J;Griffin M;Russell S;MacGabhann L;Bjornsson E;Biering P; (2018) 'Nursing students' attitudes towards people with diagnosed with mental illness and mental health nursing: an international project from Europe and Australia'. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, [DOI] [Details]
2018 '"To be treated as a human': Using co-production to explore experts by experience involvement in mental health nursing education - The COMMUNE project'
Horgan, A;Manning, F;Bocking, J;Happell, B;Lahti, M;Doody, R;Griffin, M;Bradley, SK;Russell, S;Bjornsson, E;O'Donovan, M;MacGabhann, L;Savage, E;Pulli, J;Goodwin, J;van der Vaart, KJ;O'Sullivan, H;Dorrity, C;Ellila, H;Allon, J;Hals, E;Sitvast, J;Granerud, A;Biering, P (2018) '"To be treated as a human': Using co-production to explore experts by experience involvement in mental health nursing education - The COMMUNE project'. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 27 :1282-1291 [DOI] [Details]

Professional Associations

  Association Function From / To
Irish Institute of Mental health Nursing Executive Board Member 01-SEP-16 /

Research Interests

Siobhan's research interest focuses on mental health nursing, mental health nurse education, recovery and mental health nursing practice. Her most recent research focuses on the co-production of mental health education for nursing students. This is an Erasmus Plus strategic partnership funded project which involves working in partnership with mental health service users (Experts by Experience) throughout all stages of the the research process (grant application - data collection - data analysis - intervention design). 

Research Projects

  Title Funder From - To Role Award
COMMUNE- Co-Produced Mental Health Nurse Education Erasmus Plus 01-SEP-16 - 05-OCT-18 204,000.00

Teaching Interests

Mental Health Nursing, Recovery & Mental Health Nursing Practice. 

Modules Coordinated

  Term (ID)) Title Link Subject
2019 Mental Health Nursing 1 NS132Mental Health Nursing 1
2019 Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing 1 NS210Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing 1
2019 Influencing Recovery in Mental Health Practic NS552Influencing Recovery in Mental Health Practic
2019 Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing 3 NS328Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing 3
2019 Practice Module 4a(Mental Health) NS4518Practice Module 4a(Mental Health)
2019 Practice Module 2a (Mental Health) NS252Practice Module 2a (Mental Health)