Psychological Responses to Health Conditions and Hospitalisation

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Lecture Overview

Experienced clinical nurse consultant and mental health nurse Julie Sharrock provides an overview of how people react to being ill in hospital. Following her lecture 'Mental Health in Acute Care Settings', Julie explores the factors affecting a person’s ability to adjust to hospitalisation and a life-threatening or life-changing illness.


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Julie Sharrock is a mental health nurse consultant, clinical supervisor and educator in private practice. She has worked in nursing from 1977 and has extensive experience in general and specialist psychiatry, drug dependence and nursing management and education. Julie values strong clinical supervision and further education in healthcare.
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First Published16 June 2022
Updated16 June 2022
16 June 2025
Learning Tools
Chronic Illness
Mental Health