Harjinder Kaur-Aujla

Title: Lecturer, Mental Health Nursing
Phone: 01782 679704
Email: h.kaur@keele.ac.uk
Location: CEC - SF42
Role: Mental Health Teaching Team
Contacting me: Email
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Harjinder Kaur- Aujla., BABCP (Accred), UKPTS and ESTSS Member, FHEA, MSc, PGDip, R.N, BA (Hons), PgCHPE

Harjinder has worked within various disciplines across the voluntary, statutory and private sector to develop practice with vulnerable clients including domestic violence, older adults, housing, challenging behaviour and mental health.

Harjinder is also an External Examiner at the University of Wolverhampton and is currently undertaking a PhD with School of Psychology, Keele University. 

Harjinder is a BABCP accredited Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist and registered with the Nursing & Midwifery Council as a Registered Mental Health Nurse & Practice Teacher.

Harjinder can speak in various South Asian languages and can effectively use interpreters to deliver CBT with cultural sensitivity.

She has completed an MSc in Advancing Practice and during this time worked closely with other Allied Health Professionals.

Harjinder has also worked in various clinical specialities within the NHS namely forensic mental health/learning difficulties, acute care, psychiatric liaison, addictions and crisis mental health teams. Her current role is that of a Mental Health Lecturer within the School of Nursing & Midwifery.

Selected Publications

  • Kaur H. Helping Women Break Through The Glass Ceiling (2009). Nurs Manag, vol. 10(15), Article 12-3.

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Journal Articles

  • Kaur H. Helping Women Break Through The Glass Ceiling (2009). Nurs Manag, vol. 10(15), Article 12-3.

Mental Health
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

Harjinder has a wide array of expertise in mental health clinical practice with a particular focus on trauma assessment and treatment.

Harjinder is keen and motivated to present innovative methods in delivering CBT training and extending this to the private sector to enable staff to respond to psychological wellbeing.

The case typology that Harjinder has treated have included:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • PTSD
  • OCD
  • Panic
  • Social Phobia/Social Anxiety
  • Eating Disorders
  • Relationship Issues
  • Long Term Conditions
  • Body Dysmorphic Disorder
  • Addictions
  • Bereavement & Loss
  • Fibromyalgia
  • RTA victims
  • Homicide bereaved families
  • Specialist police and armed officer trauma interventions