Dr Angela Cocoman
School of Nursing, Psychotherapy and Community Health
|Name:||Dr Angela Cocoman|
|Department:||School of Nursing, Psychotherapy and Community Health|
|Phone Number:||01 700 7809|
|Campus:||DCU Glasnevin Campus|
Dr. Angela Cocoman is a Lecturer at the School of Nursing and Human Sciences in Dublin City University (since 2005). Angela's doctoral study addressed the physical health and well being of people with mental health problems. This collaborative action research involved drafting, utilizing and evaluating a metabolic monitoring tool, to monitor individuals for, to assist in determining the presence of metabolic syndrome. The research study then developed, implemented and evaluated a wellness model of care that was used to improve the physical health and well-being of patients.
Angela has a broad portfolio of professional interests namely; advancing mental health practice on evidenced-based injection techniques; physical health assessment of people with schizophrenia; service developments in relation to nurse-led services and in the provision of post-registration education. In addition to her research interests, she also currently leads and teaches on a number of undergraduate and post graduate modules.