Mental Health Nursing & Learning Disabilities

The Mental Health Nursing and Learning Disabilities team work together to deliver research led learning and consultancy across a range of pathways and programmes.

The key qualities that we bring in addition to our teaching experience and clinical expertise are extensive service user involvement in all aspects of selection, learning and assessment, clinical supervision to support your learning in practice and excellent relationships with our practice learning partners.

STUDY Mental health nursing

Our BSc (Hons) Mental Health Nursing Degree is a popular choice with students aiming for registration as a mental health nurse.

Find out more about our BSc in Mental Health Nursing


Mental Health Nursing students will have the opportunity to experience a range of different placements throughout their degree. 

Learn more about Mental Health Nursing placements 

Graduate Stories

Graduates from the School of Nursing have gone on to work in a number of different roles, in a range of settings. Find out more about our alumni here.

Read our Graduates' stories


Continuing Professional Development

The Faculty offers a range of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) options for those who are employed in health and social care professions.   

Find out more about our CPD options

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A day in the life of a Liaison Psychiatry Practitioner

Joel Petch, lecturer in Mental Health and Clinical Science, provides an insight into the day-to-day work of a Liaison Psychiatry Practitioner this World Mental Health Day.

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MSC Nursing (Adult and Mental Health)

The MSc in Nursing is an accelerated nursing programme taking two years to complete and is open to applicants who have a Bachelor’s degree with Honours from any field of academic study

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100% of our most recent Mental Health Nursing students were in professional/managerial jobs six months after finishing their course.

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Contact us

If you have any questions about studying Mental Health Nursing at Canterbury Christ Church University, please get in touch.


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