Miss Sarah Howes
Profiles

Miss Sarah Howes

Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing (Education)

School of Nursing and Midwifery (Faculty of Health)

Role

Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing 

Qualifications

RMN, BSc (Hons) Mental Health Work, MA Lifelong Learning. MPhil/PhD student.

Professional membership

Nursing & Midwifery Council 

Teaching interests


Psychosocial Interventions in mental health work. 
PSI and psychosis
Working with traumatised people and those with personality difficulties. 
Green and Blue space for mental wellbeing
Ecopsychological approaches
Mental Health and climate change.

Staff serving as external examiners


Research interests

Green prescribing

Green and blue space to support mental wellbeing

Other research

Moor Health and Wellbeing - Evaluating the use of green prescriptions across Dartmoor and Exmoor National Parks

The use of student role transition workshops in green space

Reports
Howes SE, Edward-Jones A & Waite S 2018 Moor Health and Wellbeing Toolkit. Dartmoor National Park. Exmoor National Park. Somerset and Devon public health bodies. Plymouth Plymouth University PEARL
Howes SE, Edward-Jones A & Waite S 2018 Moor Health and Wellbeing. An evaluation of two National Park projects: Dartmoor Naturally Healthy and Exmoor Moor to Enjoy. Dartmoor National Park. Exmoor National Park. Funding received from Somerset & Devon Public Health bodies. Plymouth Plymouth University PEARL

Other academic activities

Royal College of Nursing presentation (sustainability conference) - The sustainable mind (working with green and blue space for mental healh)