08 March 2019

East London Foundation Trust Consultant Psychiatrist Sheraz Ahmad was interviewed on Channel 4 News on Wednesday 6 March about his experience of working with service users and what can be done to help improve provision for mental health care.

Sheraz featured as part of a news story that focused on the former Care Minister Norman Lamb's support in shifting the culture in mental health away from containment to prevention and for early intervention and investment in community support. The former minister spoke movingly about the experience his sister underwent prior to her suicide in August 2015. 

The full Channel 4 News report can be viewed here.