- Created: Thursday, 24 October 2013 09:00
Noel is a young progressive professional nurse with a vast amount of experience in the Intellectual Disability Mental Health field. His professional career encompasses a variety of services. He commenced his career as a staff nurse in the Louth/Meath Mental Health Service and shortly afterwards moved to St. Mary's, Drumcar part of the St. John of God Services following which he worked in Rehab care Group Midlands Autism services working as a team leader. He is currently employed in the Aras Attracta Intellectual Disability Services and lives in Ballaghaderreen, Co. Roscommon.
In his service he has contributed to the development of the practice development unit, which was the first of its kind in the Intellectual Disability Services in Ireland. He was also responsible for the development of a person centred assessment and care plan model. Both of these initiatives required high level collaboration and team working with all stake holders which was of ultimate benefit for the service users.