Appendix A: The Guideline Development Group

Appendix A: The Guideline Development Group

Dr Clare Gerada (Chair, Guideline Development Group)
General Practitioner (Lambeth Primary Care Trust, London); Primary Care Lead for Drug Misuse at the Royal College of General Practitioners

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

Mrs Pauline Bissett
Chief Executive, Broadway Lodge

Mr Neil Connelly
Service-user representative; Voluntary Support Worker, Littledale Hall Therapeutic Community, Lancaster

Dr Paul Davis
Consultant Lead Clinical Psychologist and Head of Psychology for Substance Misuse Services, Camden and Islington Mental Health and Social Care Trust

Ms Vivienne Evans
Carer Representative; Chief Executive, Adfam

Dr Emily Finch
Addiction Psychiatrist, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust; Clinical Team Lead, National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse

Professor Robert Forrest
Consultant in Clinical Chemistry and Toxicology, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Dr Eilish Gilvarry
Clinical Director, Newcastle Drug and Alcohol Unit, Newcastle upon Tyne

Mr David Harding-Price
Team Co-ordinator, Skegness Community Mental Health Team, Lincolnshire

Mr Paul Hawkins
Service-user representative

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 Ryan Li
Research Assistant, National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health

Dr Anne Lingford-Hughes
Reader in Biological Psychiatry and Addiction, Academic Unit of Psychiatry, University of Bristol; Addiction Psychiatrist, Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust

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

Ms Jan Palmer
Nurse Consultant, Clinical Substance Misuse Lead, Offender Health

Mrs Kay Roberts
Pharmacist; Chairman PharMAG

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

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

Dr Clare Taylor
Editor, National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health

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

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