Devolved Council of the RCPsych in Scotland

The Devolved Council is the main decision-making body of the RCPsych in Scotland.

All major issues of policy are discussed at meetings and the Council acts as a link between RCPsych in Scotland members and the central College in London.

The Devolved Council meets four times a year and is made up of:

  • 3 Elected Officers
  • One appointed Meetings Secretary
  • 6 elected members
  • 1 elected Education and Training Committee (ETC) Representative
  • Representatives from all the specialties
  • Observers from the Scottish Government and Mental Welfare Commission
  • 6 representatives from the Psychiatric Training Committee (PTC)
  • Chair of the Medical Managers Group
  • Chair of the Working Retired Psychiatrists Group
  • Chair of the Scottish Training and Recruitment Group
  • Chair of the Scottish Mental Health Partnership
  • 1 representative from Specialty Doctor and Associate Specialist Doctors
  • 1 representative for Workforce Planning and training issues
  • 1 Patient Representative
  • 1 Carer Representative

Executive agendas and minutes (Members only)

Devolved Council

Member Year of joining Position
Prof. John Crichton 2017 (E) Chair
Dr Linda Findlay 2017 (E) Vice Chair
Dr Jane Morris 2019 (C) Financial Officer
Dr Eleanor Brewster 2017 (A) Committee Member
Dr Johanna Brown 2017 (A) Committee Member
Dr Thomas Brown 2018 (C) Committee Member
Dr Alan Carson 2013 (A) Committee Member
Dr Arun Chopra 2019 (O) Committee Member
Dr Alastair Cook 2020 (O) Committee Member
Dr Maire Cooney 2019 (A) Committee Member
Dr Amanda Cotton 2019 (C) Committee Member
Dr Philip Crockett 2020 (A) Committee Member
Dr Adam Daly 2018 (A) Committee Member
Dr Johanna de Villiers 2018 (A) Committee Member
Dr Fiona Duncan 2017 (A) PTC Rep
Dr Amanullah Durrani 2020 (A) Committee Member
Dr Iain Fergie 2015 (C) SAS Doctor Representative
Dr Selena Gleadow Ware 2020 (A) Committee Member
Dr Rosemary Gordon 2018 (A) PTC Rep
Dr Emma Hargreaves 2017 (C) Committee Member
Mr Gordon Johnston 2020 (C) Patient Representative
Dr Ihsan Kader 2020 (C) Committee Member
Dr Michael Kehoe 2020 (A) Committee Member
Ms Lorraine Keith 2020 (C) Carers Representative
Dr Ciara Kelly 2019 (A) Committee Member
Dr Rebecca Lawrence 2020 (A) Committee Member
Prof. Stephen Lawrie 2018 (A) Committee Member
Dr Peter Le Fevre 2020 (O) Committee Member
Dr Emma Lewington 2019 (A) Committee Member
Dr Amy Macaskill 2019 (A) Committee Member
Dr Seonaid McCallum 2019 (A) Committee Member
Dr Pauline McConville 2017 (A) Committee Member
Dr Marina McLoughlin 2016 (C) Committee Member
Dr Seamus McNulty 2019 (E) Education Training and Standards Committee Rep
Dr Pradeep Pasupuleti 2017 (A) Committee Member
Dr Vivek Pattan 2018 (A) Committee Member
Dr Christopher Pell 2019 (A) Committee Member
Dr Tze Phang 2020 (A) PTC Rep
Dr Alexandra Pittock 2020 (A) PTC Rep
Dr Carol Quinn 2019 (C) Committee Member
Dr Andrew Robinson 2019 (C) Committee Member
Dr John Russell 2019 (C) Committee Member
Dr Prakash Shankar 2020 (A) Committee Member
Dr Ereni Skouta 2020 (A) Committee Member
Dr Helen Smith 2020 (A) Committee Member
Dr Jessika Sussmann 2017 (E) Committee Member
Dr Daniel Wilkes 2018 (A) PTC Rep
Dr Andy Williams 2019 (C) Committee Member

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