4 The Guideline Development Group, National Collaborating Centre and NICE project team, and declarations of interests

4 The Guideline Development Group, National Collaborating Centre and NICE project team, and declarations of interests

4.1 Guideline Development Group

Peter Tyrer (Chair)
Professor of Community Psychiatry, Centre for Mental Health, Imperial College London

Tim Kendall (Facilitator)
Director, National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health

Richard Barnett
Lecturer, School of Health and Rehabilitation, Keele University

Len Bowers
Professor of Psychiatric Nursing, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, Kings College London

Joy Duxbury
Professor of Mental Health Nursing, University of Central Lancashire

Elena Garralda
Emeritus Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Imperial College London

Mike Hunter
Consultant Psychiatrist, Assertive Outreach; Clinical Director, Inpatient Services; Associate Medical Director, Research and Strategy, Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust

Uday Katkar
Locum GP; GP with a Special Interest in Emergency Medicine, Staffordshire

Catherine King
Representing service user and carer views

Brian Littlechild
Professor of Social Work, University of Hertfordshire

Noel McKenna
Representing service user and carer views

Maeve Murphy
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Forensic Adolescent Consultation and Treatment Service Team, Greater Manchester West NHS Foundation Mental Health Trust

Tony O'Connell
Detective Constable, Criminal Investigations Department, Dorset Police

Peter Pratt
Chief Pharmacist, Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust

Belinda Salt
Matron, Acute Services, Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust

Faisil Sethi
Consultant Psychiatrist and Associate Clinical Director, Maudsley Hospital, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, London; Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit Lead Consultant, Psychosis Clinical Academic Group, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, London; Vice Chair, National Association of Psychiatric Intensive Care and Low Secure Units

Leroy Simpson
Representing service user views

Peter Staves
Representing service user and carer views

Birgit Völlm
Clinical Associate Professor and Reader, Head of Section, Forensic Mental Health, Division of Psychiatry and Applied Psychology, University of Nottingham; Honorary Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist, Rampton Hospital, Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust

4.2 National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health

Lucy Burt
Research Assistant

Rebecca Gate
Research Assistant

David Glynn
Health Economist

Maryla Moulin
Senior Project Manager

Sabrina Naqvi
Project Manager

Mary Pennant
Systematic Reviewer

Eric Slade
Health Economist

Sarah Stockton
Senior Information Scientist

Clare Taylor
Senior Editor

Craig Whittington
Associate Director (Clinical Effectiveness)

4.3 NICE project team

Christine Carson
Guideline Lead

Martin Allaby
Clinical Adviser

Clifford Middleton
Guideline Commissioning Manager

Rebecca Pye
Guideline Coordinator

Steven Barnes
Technical Lead

Bhash Naidoo
Health Economist

Judy McBride
Editor

4.4 Declarations of interests

The following members of the Guideline Development Group made declarations of interests. All other members of the Group stated that they had no interests to declare. The conflicts of interest policy (2007) was followed until September 2014, when an updated policy was published.

Member

Interest declared

Type of interest

Decision taken

Peter Tyrer

Wife has a pecuniary interest in Anxiety and Worry Service Ltd.

Personal family interest

Declare and participate

Peter Tyrer

Director (unpaid) of Anxiety and Worry Service Ltd.

Chair of NIDUS-UK (charity for mental health reform).

Personal non‑pecuniary interest

Declare and participate

Len Bowers

Accepted paid speaking engagement for a conference run by CPI (Crisis Prevention International).

Personal pecuniary interest

Declare and participate

Len Bowers

Author of many systematic reviews in this area, creator of the Safewards model and interventions, and the Principal Investigator of the Safewards trial.

Personal non‑pecuniary interest

Declare and participate

Mike Hunter

[Non-specific]: Local principal investigator for a randomised controlled trial of an investigational medicinal product for schizophrenia sponsored by Amgen Ltd. This study has been adopted in the NHS through the Mental Health Research Network.

Non‑personal pecuniary interest

Declare and participate

Catherine King

Occasional paid reviews for booklets for Mind.

Personal pecuniary interest

Declare and participate

Catherine King

Member of Mind.

Personal non‑pecuniary interest

Declare and participate

Peter Pratt

Chaired College of Mental Health Pharmacy session (morning only, on 8 November 2014). Last minute stand-in for presenter who was unable to present. Received a small honorarium payment plus travel expenses.

Personal pecuniary interest

Declare and participate

Faisil Sethi

Sponsored by Janssen to attend the American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, May 2013. The sponsorship covered reasonable costs for travel, accommodation and registration at the conference; did not conduct any work for Janssen nor receive any speaker fees.

Speaker fee and sponsorship by the University Psychiatric Centre of Hvidore in Copenhagen to give Psychiatric Intensive Care lecture at their conference, November 2013. The sponsorship covered reasonable costs for travel, accommodation and registration at the conference.

Personal pecuniary interest

Declare and participate

Faisil Sethi

Vice Chair and member of the Executive Committee of the National Association of Psychiatric Intensive Care Units (NAPICU).

Elected member of the Executive Committee of the General Adult Faculty of the Royal College of Psychiatrists.

Personal non‑pecuniary interest

Declare and participate

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