Phone: 061- 234211
MPhil., BSc. (Hons), Dip. P.S. CBT, RPN.
I qualified as a Psychiatric Nurse in 1979 and graduated from University College Cork in 1996 with an honours degree in nursing studies. In 2002 I completed an MPhil at University College Cork. I have worked clinically with the Mental Health Services in many areas of mental health service provision for twenty-five years.
My area of interests are cultural competence of healthcare professionals and students; postgraduate educational requirements of Nurses and Midwives; aggression and violence in healthcare; trends in mental health nursing education;
O Connor, L., Markey, K., Butler, M.P., O Donnell, C., O Brien B. 2011 Health and Social Care Professionals Perceptions' of the Role of the Interpreter in Clinical Practice in Ireland, 2nd European Transcultural Nursing Association Conference, June/July, University of Limerick.
Mc Auliffe, R., O'Connor, L., Meagher, D. 2011 Parents' experience of caring for a son or daughter with schizophrenia at home, Department of Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference - Building Links, Working Together, April, University of Limerick.