School:Nursing and Midwifery
Areas of Expertise: Nursing and midwifery
Geoffrey is a Senior Lecturer in mental health nursing. He worked as a mental health nurse in a medium secure setting and later as a forensic community psychiatric nurse at West London Mental Health, NHS Trust before leaving to work in the university.
Geoffrey initially joined Anglia Ruskin University in 2004 on secondment for one year, and became a full-time Senior Lecturer in Mental Health from 2005. He has acquired various teaching and learning experiences in his role as a Senior Lecturer and Education Champion. Geoffrey is currently the Admissions Tutor for pre-registration mental health nursing, the Module Leader for the Safe Medicate (Medicine calculation) module of the pre-registration nursing curriculum and Mental Health strand lead for the pre-registration nursing curriculum.
Geoffrey has interests in the following areas:
All BSc Pre-registration Nursing courses
MSc Research Proposal
MSc Major Project supervision
Amoateng, G., and Wrycraft, N. (2009) Mental health services in the community in Wrycraft, N. (ed) An Introduction to Mental Health Nursing. Maidenhead: OUP/McGraw Hill. Ch 8.
Amoateng, G. (2012) Caring for a person with bipolar disorder in Wrycraft, N (ed.) Mental Health Nursing Case Book. Open University Press. Ch 22
Schafer, T., Amoateng, G., and Wrycraft, N. (2009) An exploratory study of GP perceptions of the impact of a primary care counselling service on their practice. British Journal of Guidance & Counselling, Vol 37, No 1, pages 1-15).