Yvonne Anderson


Partner: Yvonne Anderson, Director of Cernis Limited, Sixteen25 and Co-Director of St Giles medical. My work, mostly within mental health, involves co-production in service transformation, research and evaluation.

Preferred contact: y.anderson@cernis.co.uk or twitter @cernistalk
Key Words: Resident in: UK; Working in: UK; Area(s) of Interest in VBP: Education, Management, Commissioning, Publications/CUP series, Services/person-centered, Services/teamwork, Related Area(s) of Interest: Communication skills, Ethics, OtherAuto/biography and narrative; Area(s) of healthcare expertise: Child Health, Mental health, Well-being
Brief Description of Work: I use co-production and lead on young people’s participation in mental health services through the GIFT team, for NHS England. I have also co-researched with both young people and adults. In my auto/biographical work I try to tell stories that otherwise might not be heard. In 2013 I developed training and resources for the community and voluntary sector in values based workforce development.
Read more: https://uk.linkedin.com/in/dryvonneanderson