Scientific Committee

Brenda Happell, Chair of Scientific Committee

Professor, Southern Cross University, Australia and University College Cork, Ireland; Director, Happell Consulting, Australia

Nynke Boonstra

Professor for the Research group Care and Innovation in Psychiatry at NHL Stenden University of Applied Science in Leeuwarden, The Netherlands

Linda Kronenberg

PhD and Nurse practitioner at Dimence Group, Mental Health Care Centre, Deventer, The Netherlands

Goossens, P.J.J.

Nurse practitioner / senior researcher at Dimence Group, Mental Health Care Centre, Centre for bipolar disorders, Deventer, The Netherlands and Visiting Professor Mental Health Nursing at University Centre for Nursing and Midwifery, Department of Public Health and primary care , Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent, Belgium

Frank Reilly

Honorary Research Fellow, The School of Social Work and Social Policy, Strathclyde University, part-time PhD student Strathclyde University, Scotland

Chris Wagstaff

PhD, Senior Lecturer in University of Birmingham, UK

Paulo Seabra

Professor, ESEL, Portugal

Patricia Pereira

Professor, ESEL, Portugal

Joaquim Oliveira Lopes

Professor, ESEL, Portugal

Luis Nabais

Professor, ESEL, Portugal

Joana Henriques Calado

Professor, Faculty of Psychology, Portugal

Jorge Ferreira

Professor, ISCTE – University Institute of Lisbon (Social Service), Portugal

Pedro Afonso

Professor, Portugal

Maria Luísa Figueira

Professor, Portugal

Lauri Kuosmanen

Secretary of Scientific Committee

RN, PhD, Adjunct Professor, FEANS, University of Eastern Finland