Mental Health Commission

A quality mental health service that is founded on the provision of recovery-based care, dignity and autonomy for service users

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Mental Health Commission Members

Maximum Number of Positions: 13

Gender Balance Numbers: Female (4), Male (6)

Gender Balance Percentage: Female (40%), Male (60%)

NameFirst AppointedReappointedExpiry DatePosition typeBasis of appointment
Aaron Galbraith05/04/201704/04/2022MemberNominated by the Children's Rights Alliance: Appointed by Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People
Catherine O'Rorke05/04/201205/04/201704/04/2022MemberNominated by the Mental Health Nurse Managers of Ireland: Appointed by Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People
Colette Nolan05/04/201205/04/201704/04/2022MemberNominated by Irish Advocacy Network: Appointed by Minster of State for Mental Health and Older People
Francis Xavier Flanagan (Dr)05/04/201205/04/201704/04/2022MemberNominated by Irish College of General Practitioners and appointed by Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People
Jim Lucey (Dr)05/04/201704/04/2022MemberNominated by the College of Psychiatrists in Ireland: Appointed by Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People
John Saunders05/04/201205/04/201704/04/2022Chair DesignateNominated by Shine/The Wheel: Appointed by Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People
Margo Wrigley (Dr)05/04/201704/04/2022MemberNominated by the Irish Hospital Consultants Association: Appointed by Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People
Michael Drumm (Dr)05/04/201704/04/2022MemberNominated by the Psychological Society of Ireland: Appointed by Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People
Nicola Byrne05/04/201704/04/2022MemberNominated by the Irish Association of Social Workers: Appointed by Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People
Patrick Lynch05/04/201704/04/2022MemberNominated by the HSE: Appointed by Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People
 

Contact Details

Waterloo Exchange, Waterloo Road, Dublin 4

Ph: 353(1) 636 2400

Fax: 353(1) 636 2440

Eircode: D04 E5W7

GPS coordinates: 53°19'58.6"N 6°14'36.9"W