MyCareAcademy

12 March 2019

Mental Health and Wellbeing at Middlesex University

By Jennifer Springham @jlspringham2 Joint Appointment: Lecturer in Mental Health and Practice Development Lead, My Care Academy. Recently it was University Mental Health Day, a national […]
26 February 2019

Eating disorders: how and why all nurses should care

By Helen Hewitt @helen_mhns Helen is a third-year mental health nursing student at Middlesex University, currently in the process of completing her extended essay which focuses […]
12 February 2019
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A Day in the Life of a Physical Health and Wellbeing Practitioner

David Stone Physical Health and Wellbeing Practitioner at Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health trust, Specialist Services. @AthurGCooke. Morning: I usually spend this time quickly reading my […]
15 January 2019

Interview: My ERASMUS nursing placement in Denmark

By Bronwyn Evans @Green_Eyed_Bea 3rd-year Mental Health Nursing Student, Student Voice Leader, Nursing Ambassador and Ambassador leader for the School of Health and Education at Middlesex […]
18 December 2018

Deafness and mental health

By Nina Thomas @ninathomasart Nina is a founding member of The Film Bunch – their mission is to improve access for deaf and hard of hearing people […]
4 December 2018

My journey into non-medical prescribing

By Charlene Hales, Clinical Team Manager at Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust I approached my supervisor a year ago during my appraisal to express my interest in […]
27 November 2018

Shining a light on best practice within the Care Programme Approach

My Care Academy is currently developing an e-learning module on the Care Programme Approach (CPA) for Barnet, Enfield, and Haringey Mental Health Trust as part of core […]
20 November 2018

Mindfulness and self-care

By Jennifer Springham, @jlspringham2 Joint Appointment: Lecturer in Mental Health and Practice Development Lead, My Care Academy.  Last week was self-care week, and although we should be […]
5 November 2018

Reflecting on Black History Month

by Henry Akaluka, 3rd year BSc Mental Health Nursing Student and Student Voice Leader at Middlesex University Black history month has primarily been celebrated by revisiting […]
26 October 2018

The stigma of mental illness among mental health professionals

By Jennifer Springham, @jlspringham2 Joint Appointment: Lecturer in Mental Health and Practice Development Lead, My Care Academy.  I was really inspired reading Mandy Steven’s blog addressing the stigma […]