CMHG Patrons

CMHG Parliamentary Patrons

Dean Russell MP

Member of Parliament for Watford, Dean has championed mental health training and is working in Watford to train 1000 people in Mental Health First Aid Awareness. This will provide Mental Health First Aid training to businesses, residents, schools, charities and community groups.

Virginia Crosbie MP

Member of Parliament for Ynys Môn, Virginia has actively supported the provision of strong mental health action. This has included her Mental Health 100, which works alongside local community groups to get 100 people on Anglesey mental health trained.

Sir Charles Walker MP

Member of Parliament for Broxbourne, Sir Charles has been an influential parliamentary campaigner towards action that supports people’s mental health. This has included Sir Charles’s emphasis on mental health during the Coronavirus pandemic, being a powerful voice in highlighting the hardship suffered by thousands during the national lockdowns. 

Mark Fletcher MP

As the Member of Parliament for Bolsover, Mark has been a strong advocate for effective Mental Health services in Bolsover and across the UK.

Baroness Morgan of Cotes

While a Member of Parliament and Secretary of State, Baroness Morgan’s work involved raising awareness of the impact of gambling on mental health and finding innovative ways to create mental health support in schools.

Dame Caroline Dinenage MP

Member of Parliament for Gosport and former Minister of State for Social Care, Dame Caroline has showered passion and leadership in supporting action on mental health.

Duncan Baker MP

Member of Parliament for North Norfolk, Duncan has tirelessly promoted effective mental health services across North Norfolk and the wider UK.

Dr Lisa Cameron MP

Member of Parliament for East Kilbride, Strathaven, and Lesmahagow, and Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Secretary of State for Scotland, Lisa worked as a Clinical Psychologist for 20 years prior to becoming an MP. In this work she was a Consultant Clinical Psychologist in her constituency, specialising in forensic and clinical psychology.

CMHG Patrons

Alistair Burt

Whilst a Government Minister and Member of Parliament, Alistair placed a particular focus on mental health, including finding innovative ways to support the mental health of young people from across the UK.