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Dr Anne GrantSchool of Nursing and Midwifery
Dr Anne Grant is leading a study of Health and Social Care Professionals’ Family Focused Practice with Parents who have Mental Illness, their Children and Families in Northern Ireland.
Dr Grant’s research activities focus on implementation, evaluation, and improving health professionals’ family focused practice with parents who have a mental illness or substance use problems, their children and families. Family focused practice refers to interventions which attempt to identify and address the needs of the whole family, including early intervention.
Open to PhD applications in the field of
- Maternal mental health
- Intervention design and evaluation, especially in relation to improving services for families when parents have mental illness and/or substance use problems.
All methodological approaches welcome.
Public outreach & key achievements
- Parental mental health under the spotlight in Belfast Health and Social care Board, 16/05/2016
- Parental mental illness under discussion at Queen's, 13/05/2016
- Dr. Anne Grant Studies Family Focused Practice in Northern Ireland, International Family Nursing Association
|PhD Title||Health visitors' family focused practice with mothers who have mental illness in Northern Ireland|
|Year of Study||Year 2|
|PhD Title||Experiences of mothers with mental illness using social services|
|Year of Study||Year 1|