Louise Van Den Berg

Louise Van den Berg

‚ÄčAcademic Staff Member

Contact info

07 834 8800 extension 8785




  • Certificate in Adult Tertiary Education, Wintec, 2016.
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Health and Social Practice, Wintec, 2015.
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Mental Health Nursing, University of Otago, 2000.
  • Comprehensive Nurse, 1979.
  • Registered Psychiatric Nurse, The Netherlands.
  • Registered General and Obstetric Nurse, The Netherlands.

Areas of expertise

Industry experience, affiliations, and achievements

  • Registered nurse with the Waikato District Health Board.
  • Clinical nurse manager with the Waikato District Health Board.
  • Member of Te Au Maramatanga, College of Mental Health Nurses of New Zealand.

Research activity

  • ‘No health without mental health in undergraduate nursing education’. Poster presented at the Mental Health Nurses Conference: Close to Home, 2013.
  • ‘Birthright responsiveness to the needs of one parent families.’ Research voucher, 2012.


Select publications

  • Shahatahmasebi, S., van den Berg, L., & Hermann, F. (2011). What do you do when no health and social agency wants to care for you? Int J Child Health Hum Dev, 4(2), 251-257.


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