Invitation to join Board Associates

Dear Member,

This year we are recruiting for additional Associates of the Design in Mental Health Network, adding to recently appointed Jen Aspinall (Vinci/IHP), Richard Brown (Leicestershire NHS), Kevin Gorman (Britplas) and Lianne Knotts (Medical Architecture) who all joined our workstreams, and our strategy planning day and made a big impact.

We’re now hoping others out there will follow and join our mission to help support the design and creation of better environments for recovery.  We’ve got space for 2-4 more to join us.

If you would like to nominate someone, or nominate yourself, then please click the link below to download the nomination form.  Both nominator and candidate must be current members of the Design in Mental Health network (it’s quick and easy to Join Us)

Before applying candidates are advised to read the following documents:



The completed form together with an A4 curriculum vitae, should be returned to: by 12 noon on 21st October 2022.


Short-listed candidates will be invited to attend for interview.  These will be held on Friday 28th October 2022. All interviews will be conducted by Microsoft Teams.


We’re actively seeking people with the following experience/expertise:

  • Clinicians within mental health
  • People with Lived Experience


The interview panel will nominate to the board proposed Associates and those offered positions will be announced on 9th November 2022.


Yours sincerely

Philip Ross



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