Laura Ashton

Lecturer Applied Health and Social Care

FOHSC:FOHSC Applied Health and Social Care

Ethnography, Taekwondo, Public Health Interventions, Participatory approaches to research with children and families, Participatory approaches to research with children and families, Governmental change and policy influences, Mindfulness Practice, Social and Emotional Development, Health Inequalities, Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

Laura’s employment background is as a Children’s Services practitioner Early Years Teacher specialising with children aged 0-8 years. She has worked across a range of settings including Children’s Centers, Private Day Nurseries and School Nurseries. More recently, Laura has worked as a Higher Education Lecturer in Colleges for the past seven years teaching on Leeds Beckett/ UCLan validated Foundation Degrees/Undergraduate Degrees. She started in her current lecturing post at Edge Hill University in December 2014, on the Child Health and Wellbeing Degree. Laura’s PhD study has a Public Healtmore...

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