Denise Drew works as a casual psychiatric nurse at Langley Memorial Hospital. Previously, she was employed at the Forensic Psychiatric Hospital, where she worked within two maximum security wards and the discharge unit where she helped individuals reintegrate back into society. Mr. Drew worked in the refractory ward with acute psychiatrically ill clients at Riverview Hospital until its closure in 2012. Ms. Drew is a member of the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of BC. She completed her advanced diploma in psychiatric nursing from Douglas College, and her diploma in psychiatric nursing from the BC Institute of Technology.