Personal profile


Claire completed her Bachelor of Science (Hons) and Masters Degree by Research in Ireland. For the last 11 years, Claire has been working as a Registered Mental Health Nurse in a variety of public and private mental health settings. Adolescent mental health has been an area of particular interest since relocating to Melbourne in 2013.


Claire completed her Doctor of Philosophy in 2020, which focused on adolescent inpatient units and models of care. The PhD aimed to improve therapeutic outcomes for young people and their families experiencing an inpatient admission. Claire commenced as a full-time lecturer for Monash University in 2021 teaching Law, Ethics and Leadership in the Bachelor of Nursing program.

Supervision interests

Currently undertaking training to supervise PhD students. 

Supervision interests

Available for Honours and Masters students (Qualitative)

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Research area keywords

  • Adolescent psychiatry
  • Inpatient
  • Nursing Education
  • Qualitative Data Analysis
  • Case study

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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