Please join us as we continue our series of webinars focused on Primary Care Networks. The next webinar will be held on Wednesday 22nd February from 5.00pm-6.30pm and will focus on how mental health practitioners and social prescribers can help to bridge the gap between primary care and mental health services. 


  • Introduction: Clare Gerada, President of RCGP
  • Policy overview: Anne O’ Herlihy, Programme Manager CYP Mental Health (NHSE) and Leila Reyburn, Programme Manager Adult Mental Health (NHSE)
  • Case study – Adult and Older Adult Mental Health Practitioners by Dr Jihad Malasi: GP at Whitstable Medical Practice, HEE GP Tutor, NHS Kent and Medway ICB Clinical lead for Mental Health
  • Case study – CYP Mental Health Practitioners and Personalised Care roles by Dr Dushyanthan Mahadevan: Consultant in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and ELCAS Medical Lead, Dr. Rebecca Roxburgh: GP at Irwell Medical Practice, and Tracey Noon: Health and Wellbeing Programme Manager at Burnley, Pendle and Rossendale Council for Voluntary Services
  • Q&A

The team will also be on hand to answer your questions during a Q&A.

To attend, please ensure you register by 12pm on Wednesday 22 February 2023.

The webinar will take place through MS Teams Live and all registered attendees will be emailed a joining link closer to the time of the event taking place. If you haven’t received the details please first check your junk/spam folders as the email may end up there, before contacting us by email.

Please note: this is a closed webinar for those working in/with primary care. Please register using your official NHS or professional email address to help us to confirm your place. 

Webinar recording

After the webinar, the slides and a recording will be published here for future reference.

Questions about this event?

Name: Primary Care Team