Mental health in prison Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Tuesday 08 June 2021

Dr Sarah Hewitt, Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist, Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust; Dr Russell Green, Medical Director Mental Health and Substance Misuse, Practice Plus Group; Dr Sarah Allen, Consultant Clinical Psychologist and Lead Psychologist for Health and Justice and OPD Services, Central and North West London NHS Foundation TrustQ1–39

Dr Jake Hard, Chair, Secure Environments Group, Royal College of General Practitioners; Dr Josanne Holloway, Chair of the Faculty of Forensic Psychiatry, Royal College of Psychiatrists; Simon Newman RN, Head of Healthcare, HMP Berwyn, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health BoardQ40–81

Tuesday 22 June 2021

Dame Anne Owers, Chair, Independent Monitoring Boards; Juliet Lyon CBE, Chair, Independent Advisory Panel on Deaths in Custody; Martin Jones, Chief Executive Officer, Parole BoardQ82–115

Alex Chalk MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Justice; Kate Davies CBE, Director for Health and Justice, NHS England and NHS Improvement; Phil Copple, Director General for Prisons, HM Prison and Probation ServiceQ116–172

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