Department:School of Nursing and Midwifery
Areas of Expertise: Nursing and midwifery
Geoffrey worked as a mental health nurse in a medium secure setting for over nine years, working as a ward manager and later as a forensic Community Psychiatric Nurse in the last five years of his clinical experience at West London Mental Health, NHS Trust before leaving to work in the university.
He joined Anglia Ruskin University in 2004, initially on secondment for one year and became a full time Senior Lecturer in Mental Health from 2005. He's acquired various teaching and learning experiences in his role as a senior lecturer and Education Champion.
Geoffrey has interests in the following areas:
All BSc Pre-registration Nursing courses
Module leader: Practising Health and Social Care (BSc Pre-registration Nursing)
Module tutor: MSc Research Proposal
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).