Catriona Jones

Dr Catriona Jones

Senior Research Fellow in Maternal and Reproductive Health/ Lecturer in Midwifery

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Department of Midwifery and Child Health

Qualifications

  • BSc (University of Bradford)
  • MSc (University of Hull)
  • PhD (University of Hull)

Summary

Catriona Jones is a Registered Midwife (RM), a Lecturer in Midwifery, and a Senior Research Fellow in the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Hull.

Since becoming a midwife in 1996 she has practiced in a variety of midwifery settings in the United Kingdom, working alongside women and their families within a number of different models of maternity care.

Catriona has worked at the University of Hull since 2004. Her various roles and responsibilities have included Programme Leader for the BSc (Hons) Midwifery Programme (2008-2011), and Deputy and Acting Lead Midwife for Education in 2011.

Catriona completed her PhD (Transcending sexualisation: a constructivist grounded theory of asexual self-identity) in 2019.

Undergraduate

Perinatal mental health and illness.

Research and evidence applied to clinical practice.

Complementary and alternative therapies in maternity settings.

The support needs of people identifying as LGBTQIA before, during and after childbirth.

Journal Article

Other Girls: a qualitative exploration of teenage mothers views on teen pregnancy in contemporaries

Jones, C., Whitfield, C., Seymour, J., & Hayter, M. (2019). Other Girls: a qualitative exploration of teenage mothers views on teen pregnancy in contemporaries. Sexuality and Culture, 23(3), 760–773. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12119-019-09589-4

Maternal and paternal expectations of antenatal education across the transition to parenthood

Jones, C., Wadephul, F., & Jomeen, J. (2019). Maternal and paternal expectations of antenatal education across the transition to parenthood. British Journal of Midwifery, 27(4), 235-241. https://doi.org/10.12968/bjom.2019.27.4.235

‘Welcome to the World’: parents' experiences of an antenatal nurturing programme

Wadephul, F., Jones, C., & Jomeen, J. (2019). ‘Welcome to the World’: parents' experiences of an antenatal nurturing programme. British Journal of Midwifery, 27(6), 353-361. https://doi.org/10.12968/bjom.2019.27.6.353

Understanding asexual identity as a means to facilitate culturally competent care: a systematic literature review

Jones, C., Hayter, M., & Jomeen, J. (2017). Understanding asexual identity as a means to facilitate culturally competent care: a systematic literature review. Journal of clinical nursing, 26(23-24), 3811-3831. https://doi.org/10.1111/jocn.13862

Second pregnancy prevention among teenagers

Hayter, M., & Jones, C. (2018). Second pregnancy prevention among teenagers. Community Practitioner, 44-46

Research interests

Maternal mental health.

Psychological wellbeing.

Asexuality/asexual identity development.

Maternal and reproductive health.

The support needs of people identifying as LGBTQIA before, during and after childbirth.

Project

Funder

Grant

Started

Status

Project

Development of a study aimed at building and evaluating an eHealth self management intervention to prevent and reduce maternal distress during pregnancy

Funder

SRIP

Grant

£1,490.00

Started

1 November 2017

Status

Complete

Project

Pregnant women’s engagement with specialist perinatal mental health services.

Funder

NIHR National Institute for Health Research

Grant

£500.00

Started

1 January 2018

Status

Complete