The Mental Health Collective can offer specialist expertise on the social and collective dimensions of mental health.
We offer a range of services, including:
- Research and evaluation
- Policy advice
- QI and reflective practice
“I find it helpful talking to Amy. She’s a pioneer and has a can do attitude. There are lots of people that talk a good game but never really do anything that has impact. Amy has impact”
Steve Gilbert OBE, Living Experience Consultant and Non-Executive Director of Mind (National) and Association of Mental Health Providers
“With so many stakeholders around the table, Amy was a natural leader, who was very open and approachable, and helped guide discussions to completion of a piece of work we are all proud of.”
Dr Jennifer Harris, Department of Health and Social Care
“Amy is a clear strategic thinker and has a good manner and approach to people, with skill at putting things across calmly but powerfully.”
Sophie Corlett, Director of External Relations, Mind.
“Amy provided a personal approach, constructive criticism, a balanced and realistic outlook on what could be achieved…and gave practical solutions.”
Kerry Smith, Care Quality Commission
“Amy delivered a very powerful session that made all in the room stop, listen, think and then reflect on what they needed to change in their own practice moving forward.”
Nicola Whiteside, Teaching Partnership Project Manager, Liverpool City Council .
“Amy’s presentation was so poignant and has stayed with me since. The message is so relevant to AMHPs in practice and provides a simple opportunity for reflection and change”
Christina Cheney, AMHP Practice Development Coordinator, North Yorkshire County Council
“The Met have used Mental Health Collective’s materials with 1500 staff in London custodies to help improve the way the police deal with people in mental health crisis. We had really positive and encouraging comments back from staff.”
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“Amy is amazing. She brought great insight, honesty and inspiration when she spoke to the grantees of the Paul Hamlyn Ideas and Pioneers Fund.”
Vicki Purewal, Paul Hamlyn Foundation
“Amy ran an excellent session at our 3DBioNet conference with 145 attendees on mental health in academia. Without exception the feedback from delegates was really positive.”
Dr Thomas Paterson, University of Sheffield
Clients have included the Care Quality Commission, Department of Health and Social Care, Hertfordshire Mind and the Innovation Unit.