Sue Barker (RMN, BSc, MSc, PG Dip (Prof. Dev.), PhD, CPsychol) is employed by Bournemouth University as a Senior Lecturer and has an honorary contract with Dorset Healthcare University Foundation NHS Trust. She is registered with the Nursing Midwifery Council as a Mental Health Nurse and is a Chartered Psychologist through the British Psychological Society. Sue has been a mental health nurse since 1983 and has studied psychology since 1989 to support her work with people who experience mental health problems and is particularly interested in maternal mental health.