Miss Cat Hughes

School of Health & Society

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Known as

Cat Hughes

Contact Details

Current positions

Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing


Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing at University of Manchester since 2022. Previous position at Leeds Becket University.
Personal interests include Roller Derby as President of an amateur Roller Derby sports league.

Hughes, C., & Leigh, R. (2017). The spiritual needs of inpatient mental health service users: theoretical and practical applications. Mental Health Practice, 20(8), 21–25. https://doi.org/10.7748/mhp.2017.e1166

Areas of Research

Psychosis, older adults mental health, EDI, LGBT+ rights, social justice, spirituality and culture within mental health


Bsc Mental Health Nursing,
Mental Health care needs
Evidence based interventional nursing (Module lead)

Qualifications and Recognitions


    2023 - 2024
  • Psychosocial interventions for Psychosis

    2017 - 2020
  • Bsc Mental Health Nursing

    2012 - 2015