Steve Wood

School of Health and Social Care
 Steve Wood
  • Email

  • Telephone

    +44 (0) 1206 873824

  • Location

    2S2.3.22, Colchester Campus

  • Academic support hours

    Appointment by email



Steve has wide ranging academic experience and has delivered education and training to many professional groups and students. He has also worked in community and in-patient older adult mental health and acute care teams. His specialist interest is person-centred dementia care.


  • MA Mental Health, BSc (Hons), PGCE, RNT, DipN, RMN, RGN

Research and professional activities

Research interests

Person-centred dementia care

The use of life story work in dementia care

The experiences of mental health student nurses

Current research

The use of life story work in an age inclusive dementia service: a participatory action research study.

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Leadership and Preparation (HS516)

  • Nursing Practice Assessment 3 (HS518)

+44 (0) 1206 873824


2S2.3.22, Colchester Campus

Academic support hours:

Appointment by email