RN, BScN, MSAHealth and PhD.
Irene Coulson is the Associate Professor in Nursing and Gerontology at the University of New England in New South Wales. She has many years of experience in research, education, clinical practice, and working with families and persons with dementia in Canada and Australia. She has a special interest in the spiritual care of families and persons suffering from dementia. Irene has developed the Total Environment Quality of Care Model which provides guidance in the way in which carers interact with residents, demonstrates how the physical environment is laid out, and identifies the need to assess how available support systems are in dementia care units. Irene has published and presented, nationally and internationally, her work on people in the later stages of dementia and improving environments in dementia care units.
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