Dr Diane Seddon
Reader in Social Care (01248) 388220
As the Social Care Research Lead for the Wales Centre for Ageing and Dementia Research (CADR), Diane is involved in a number of collaborative studies with academic and social care practice partners. This includes work with Mencap Cymru, looking at the experiences of people with learning disabilities following the Social Services and Wellbeing Act, with a particular focus on safeguarding.
Diane is also working with colleagues in Healthcare Sciences at Bangor to evaluate the impact of a joint Social Care and NHS initiative to promote social participation and patient activation for older people in North Wales.