"Welcome to the mhhehub Rozz So glad that you have joined. I hope that you'll find things here that are of interest to you and that the hub can support your learning. Try using the search box on the home page. Set up or join a group.…"
Feb 18, 2014
Rozz McDonald is now a member of Mental Health in Higher Education Hub
Service User and carer involvement in higher education
Reason for joining the mhhehub
I am passionate about person-centred support. I believe that we are all equal partners, and I am keen to challenge my own institutionalisation over tha last 20 years in the NHS, and to develop better compassionate, collaborative working in Higher Health and Social Care Education
Welcome to the mhhehub Rozz So glad that you have joined. I hope that you'll find things here that are of interest to you and that the hub can support your learning. Try using the search box on the home page. Set up or join a group. Add yourself to the member map on the home page. Any queries or suggestions, do just get in touch. Please pass the word around to colleagues and anyone else who may be interested, and help us to build the hub.
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