Jackie Nelson

RMN, ENB 603 Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health, BSc in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Interventions QUB


Jackie has 39 years experience working in the field of mental health, and for the past 29 years has gained extensive knowledge, skills and expertise in the field of child and adolescent mental health. Jackie was runner up in the Royal College of Nursing Award for Nurse of the Year for her work with young people with eating disorders. Jackie has particular interest in children and young people with autism and eating disorders.

Jackie is a Master Practioner in NLP and Hypnotherapy. Other therapeutic skills include EMDR, Primary Movement, Solution Focused Brief Therapy, ADOS 2, Multi Family Therapy and Family Based Work. She is trained in British Sign Language to level 2. 

Jackie currently works as a Service Manager in a Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service in Northern Ireland.