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Researcher: West, SG (Mrs Sancia West)

Fields of Research

Mental Health
Clinical Nursing: Secondary (Acute Care)
Public Health and Health Services
Mental Health Nursing
Health Policy
Police Administration, Procedures and Practice
Courts and Sentencing
Correctional Theory, Offender Treatment and Rehabilitation

Research Objectives

Mental Health
Nursing
Health Policy Evaluation
Law Enforcement
Mental Health Services
Justice and the Law
Legal Processes

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

'Walking the tightrope': The role of peer support workers in facilitating consumers' participation in decision-making; International journal of mental health nursing
A Recipe for Success: localism and bounded rationality in lobbying for radiation therapy services in North West Tasmania; Asia Pacific Journal of Health Management
A recipe for success: Localism and bounded rationality in lobbying for radiation therapy services in north west Tasmania; SHAPE Symposium 2017
Acid burn attacks: Looking beneath the surface; Journal of Advanced Nursing
Bringing research to the bedside: Knowledge translation in the mental health care of burns patients; International Journal of Mental Health Nursing
Connecting past and present: Nursesí role in identifying signs of child sexual abuse in adults and supporting survivors; International Journal of Mental Health Nursing
Cosmetic camouflage improves quality of life among patients with skin disfigurement: A systematic review; Body Image
Promoting emotional intelligence and resilience in undergraduate nursing students: An integrative review; Nurse Education Today
Providing a Safe Environment in a Psychiatric Ward: Nurses and Vigilance in Iran; Issues in Mental Health Nursing
Suicide by charcoal burning: a digital age phenomenon; Journal of advanced nursing
The importance of mental health considerations for critical care burns patients; Journal of Advanced Nursing
The mental health plight of unaccompanied asylum-seeking children in detention; Journal of Advanced Nursing
Two approaches, one goal: How mental health registered nurses' perceive their role and the role of peer support workers in facilitating consumer decision‐making; International Journal of Mental Health Nursing

Research Projects

How do police educators perceptions of young peoples engagement in education inform their instructional practice?; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision