Michael Lyne

Michael Lyne

  • 01202 962002
  • mlyne at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
  • Lecturer In Mental Health Social Work
  • Royal London House R412, Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, BH1 3LT
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A Registered Social Worker and Registered Mental Nurse, prior to joining the university my role was in the implementation of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and Mental Health Act 1983 (2007) on behalf of a unitary authority and PCT.

Throughout my career I have been involved in teaching and mentoring others.

My current interests are in consent to treatment issues, end of life care and substituted decision making in health and social care.


Internet Publications

External Responsibilities

  • Manchester Metropolitan University, External Examiner (2011-2016)


  • LLM in Mental Health Law, Policy and Practice (Northumbria University, 2007)
  • MA in Applied Social Studies (University of Portsmouth, 1998)
  • Dip HE in Social Work (University of Portsmouth, 1998)
  • BA (Hons) in English with education (West Sussex Institute of Higher Education, 1994)
  • Prof Qual in Registered Mental Nurse (Southampton University Hospitals Combined School of Nursing, 1982)


  • Health and Care Professions Council, Member (1998-),
  • Nursing and Midwifery Council, Member (1982-),
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