Appendix A: The Guideline Development Group

Appendix A: The Guideline Development Group

Professor John Strang (Chair, Guideline Development Group)
Professor of Psychiatry of Addictions; Director – National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry; Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist and Clinical Director of Addictions Division, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

Mr Stephen Pilling (Facilitator, Guideline Development Group)
JointDirector, National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health; Director, Centre for Outcomes, Research and Effectiveness, University College London; Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Camden and Islington Mental Health and Social Care Trust

Dr Eliot Ross Albert
Service-user representative

Ms Janet Brotchie
Clinical Psychology Advisor, Quality Team, National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse; Lead Psychologist, Central and North West London Mental Health NHS Trust Substance Misuse Service

Dr Alex Copello
Clinical Director, Substance Misuse Services and Addictions Research and Development Programme Director, Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Trust; Senior Lecturer in Clinical Psychology, University of Birmingham

Professor Colin Drummond
Professor of Addiction Psychiatry, St George's Hospital Medical School, University of London; Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist, South West London and St George's NHS Trust

Mr Mark Gilman
North West Regional Manager, National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse

Ms Sarah Hopkins
Project Manager, National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health (2006–2007)

Ms Rebecca King
Project Manager, National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health (2005–2006)

Mr Tim Leighton
Head of Professional Education, Training and Research, Clouds; Director of Studies, University of Bath Foundation Degree and BSc (Hons) Degree in Addictions Counselling

Mr Ryan Li
Research Assistant, National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health

Dr Ifigeneia Mavranezouli
Senior Health Economist, National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health

Mr Peter McDermott
Service-user representative

Dr Nicholas Meader
Systematic Reviewer, National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health

Ms Peny Retsa
Health Economist, National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health

Ms Poonam Sood
Research Assistant, National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health

Ms Sarah Stockton
Information Scientist, National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health

Mr Andy Stopher
Borough Services Assistant Director (Camden), Substance Misuse Services, Camden and Islington Mental Health and Social Care Trust

Dr Clare Taylor
Editor, National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health

Mr Ian Wardle
Chief Executive, Lifeline Project, Manchester

Mrs Tina Williams
Carer representative; Chief Executive for The Bridge Project carer service and PANIC user service

Dr Nat Wright
Clinical Director for Substance Misuse, HMP Leeds, Leeds Primary Care Trust

Mr Loukas Xaplanteris
Health Economist, National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health

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