Staff Profiles: Stuart Guy


Staff Profile: Stuart Guy
Senior Lecturer Mental Health Nursing


Stuart Guy

Senior Lecturer Mental Health Nursing


I am the Academic Course Leader for the BSc (Hons) Nursing (Mental Health)


I have extensive clinical and academic experience in working with acute and forensic mental health services in the UK and NSW Australia. My area of expertise is the use of postmodern nursing strategies to reduce the use of coercive measures in mental health services. I have a portfolio of publications and have presented at a number of national and international nursing and mental health conferences.


Award Title Institution Date
MSc Nursing Research Kings College London 2003
PGC Academic Practice in Higher Education University of Wolverhampton 2015


Stuart is accredited as a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.


Stuart was also a member of the team that won the Times Higher Education Award 2016 for Outstanding Support of Students in the roll out and delivery of the suicide mitigation programme for students entitled "3 Minutes to save a Life".

Membership of professional bodies

Stuart holds membership registrations with the UK Nursing and Midwifery Council as an Adult Nurse, Mental Health Nurse and a Nurse Teacher.

Teaching and research


Mental Health and Adult Nursing.




Stuart is currently a professional doctorate student at the University of Wolverhampton and is researching the experiences of time, place and space of people subjected to mental health panopticism (Community Treatment Orders (CTO’s) using photo reflexive ethnography.


More publications from Stuart Guy can be found in the Research Repository.

External responsibilities

Subjects for media interviews

Suicide and Violence mitigation

We kindly ask that media contacts wishing to speak to this member of staff do so through the University press office: