• Emma Underwood

    Clinical Nurse Consultant/Northern Sydney Local Health District

  • In a career spanning more than 30 years, Emma has worked in spinal injury nursing across the acute, rehabilitation and community settings. She has also worked in a team providing care to people with moderate-severe Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia and in the establishment of the Pathways to Community Living Initiative in NSLHD, which assisted people with admissions to mental health facilities of more than one year to re-integrate into the community. She has a background in education and an interest in the holistic care of the person with complex physical and mental health needs. Her current position is as Clinical Nurse Consultant in Older People’s Mental Health Service.