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Sarah Russell

Senior Lecturer Practitioner – Placement Expansion Project
Faculty of Health, Medicine and Social Care
School of Allied Health and Social Care

Senior Lecturer Practitioner – Placement expansion project - working for Anglia Ruskin University. Registered Mental Health Nurse. PGCert Education. Quality Improvement Trainer (QSIR). Currently studying for a Executive Coaching qualification

Twitter - @Sarah_Russell__


20 year experience of working within Mental Health services and Practice Education. Special interests include working with Families and carers/Psychosis/Suicide prevention. Experience of working with Universities – supporting pre-registration nursing Students.

Research interests
  • Suicide prevention
  • Mental illness
  • Mental Health
  • Quality Improvement
  • Experience of teaching groups of nurses on subjects of Mental health
  • Experience as Clinical Risk Lead for Cambridge and Peterborough Trust – delivering regular training sessions on the subject of suicide mitigation
  • Mental Health Nursing – University of Nottingham
  • BSc Psychosocial interventions – Psychosis – University of Southampton
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Medical and Healthcare Education – Anglia Ruskin University
Selected recent publications
  • Co-wrote chapter within a book written by Nick Wycraft – from ARU
  • CBT Approaches for Children and Young People – A Practical Case Study Guide (2015)