Individual Partner: Steve Gillard, Reader in Social & Community Mental Health, Population Health Research Institute, St George’s, University of London
Preferred contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Brief Description of Work: Steve’s current research focuses on evaluating and understanding the increasing role played by people with lived experience in producing the services that they use – the development of more distributed forms of mental health practice – including the introduction of new Peer Worker roles in mental health services. Steve’s research is underpinned by standpoint epistemology and co-production approaches to research; working alongside researchers with lived experience of mental distress to critique and strengthen, methodologically, the way in which we produce knowledge about mental health.
Key Words: Resident in: UK,]; Working in: UK,]; Area(s) of Interest in VBP: Meeting/ASS (Advanced Studies Seminar), Publications/CUP series, Research/philosophy, Services/teamwork,; Related Area(s) of Interest: Evidence-based practice,; Area(s) of healthcare expertiseGlobal health, Mental health/General,
Steve’s profile is at: https://www.sgul.ac.uk/research-profiles-a-z/steve-gillard
Please see also: Whiteness and Race Equality Network