Patricia Howlett

Mental Health Clinical Skills Tutor

Faculty:Faculty of Health, Social Care & Education

Department:School of Nursing & Midwifery

Location: Chelmsford

Areas of Expertise: Nursing and midwifery

Patricia has clinical experience in many areas of mental health, most recently in Low Secure care.

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Patricia has many years’ experience as a nurse manager within secure care. This experience was gained working in hospitals and community in various areas of mental health including substance use, acute mental health, older person care and secure care.

Research interests

Complementary Medicine and Mental Health


Patricia undertook some teaching whilst employed in clinical areas, principally in challenging behaviour and care of service users with personality disorder. She has one years’ experience at Anglia Ruskin University as a Clinical Skills Tutor for mental health. During this period she have taught on the adult curriculum and have taught at external workshops principally in physical health care issues.


  • PG Cert in Medical and Healthcare Education (ARU)
  • Diploma in Anatomy and Physiology (Southend Technical College)
  • Bach Flower Practitioner (ARU)
  • Diploma in Indian Head Massage (Brentwood Academy of Health and Beauty)
  • Diploma in Reflexology (Brentwood Academy of Health and Beauty)
  • Certificate in Management (University of Northampton)
  • BSc (Hons) in Complementary Medicine (ARU)
  • Registered Mental Nurse (Runwell Hospital)