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Biography

Her responsibilities within her role as a Professor in Applied Mental Health, include leading and co-ordinating the research strategy across all branches of the nursing and midwifery academic teams. Completed funded research projects have evaluated local service provision in school nursing, and district nursing, and the perceived health needs of young people across the county. She has also completed three further none funded pieces of research within the School, which have explored the student nurses perception of the nursing practitioner’s role in rehabilitation healthcare, an evaluation of the newly developed graduate mental health worker role, and as part of a consultation process with academic staff exploring their perception communication processes within the institution. Her conference presentations have included women and self-harm, cultural aspects of mental health care, the evaluation of new roles and ways of working in mental health care, and pedagogical research. She is a reviewer for the Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, and has published  a book chapter on ‘Psychological Health’ in ‘Health Needs Assessment’. Ed A. Crouch & C. Meurier (2005).

In her consultancy role, she has recently been successful in securing a regional bid for ‘Sectoral Lead for Health & Social Care’ from the ‘Lifelong learning Network for Sustainable Communities’ at the University of Leicester. She is also a member of the Regional Personality Disorder Steering Group, and the Heath and Criminal Justice Steering Group.

Research Interests

Her current research seeks to explore the nature of psychological distress as expressed by female patients currently residing in secure psychiatric establishments.

Supervision

Jacqueline Ridge; Nursing

Nursing Development - The (de) construction of aspiration in nursing: the social, cultural, economic and philosophical ramifications to personal and professional agency.

 

Jane Taylor; Nursing

Capturing the Impact of the Public Voice in Primary Care.

 

Alison Ward; Nursing

Using photography and storytelling with people with early stage dementia to understand their lived experience and enable them to tell their stories.

Teaching Interests

  • Forensic mental health Care
  • Rehabilitation and Continuing Care
  • Research Methods
  • Psychological Health and well being
  • Ethical issues and social policy 
  • Service evaluation and review through action research, project management, pedagogical research, rehabilitation nursing, and psychological aspects of health and well-being. 

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Projects 2014 2016

The Angela Project

Parkes, J.

1/06/16 → …

Project: Research

Research Output 2000 2018

4 Downloads (Pure)

Going back to school – an opportunity for lifelong learning for people with dementia in Denmark (Innovative practice)

Ward, A., Sorensen, K. A., Kousgaard, H., Schack Thoft, D. & Parkes, J., 11 Mar 2018, In : Dementia.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
lifelong learning
dementia
Denmark
school
evidence

The ANGELA Project: improving diagnosis and post-diagnostic support for younger people with dementia and their families/supporters

Parkes, J., Stamou, V., O'Malley, M., Carter, J., La Fontaine, J., Oyebode, J., Jones, B. & Gage, H., 2018, In : FPOP Bulletin. 142, p. 26-31

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Dementia
Research

The Balanced Participation Model: Sharing opportunities for giving people with early-stage dementia a voice in research

Schack Thoft, D., Pyer, M., Horsbol, A. & Parkes, J., 26 Dec 2018, In : Dementia. p. 0-20 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

dementia
research project
participation
Group
stigmatization
4 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Singing
Learning Disorders
Dementia
Brain
Communication

Health and wellbeing amongst older people research in Northamptonshire

Poole, H., Sixsmith, J., Parkes, J., Ward, A., Pyer, M., Campbell, J., Machado, L., Rehling, T., Youell, J., Carter, J., Oyebode, J., O’Malley, M., Anthony, K., Rogers, S., Jones, J., Siddons, L., Smith, L-A., Kay, T., Fraser, M., Score, J. & 8 others, El Khoury, L., Hameed, A., Albalbeisi, N., Durrant, L. G., Al-Zubaidi, R., Al-Rayahi, I., da Silva, K. & Taylor, J., 1 Aug 2017, In : East Midlands Research into Ageing Network (EMRAN) Discussion Paper Series. 15

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

Open Access
File
health
research practice
commitment
Values

Activities 2013 2014

  • 2 Oral presentation

The Forget-me-nots: Developing a social group for people with young onset dementia and their carers

Alison Ward (Speaker), Jacqueline Parkes (Speaker)
1 Jan 2014

Activity: Academic Talks or PresentationsOral presentationResearch

File

Developing a creative and theatre based intervention for young people with dementia and their carers

Alison Ward (Speaker), Jacqueline Parkes (Speaker), Ross W Prior (Speaker)
12 Oct 2013

Activity: Academic Talks or PresentationsOral presentationResearch

File

Thesis

The lived experience of return to paid work following brain injury

Author: Beaulieu, K., Jul 2016

Supervisor: Campbell, J. (Supervisor), Parkes, J. (Supervisor) & Turner, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

File

Using Photography and Storytelling With People With Early-Stage Dementia to Understand Their Lived Experience and Enable Them to Tell Their Stories

Author: Ward, A., 27 Mar 2019

Supervisor: Parkes, J. (Supervisor) & Lomax, H. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis