The DClinPsy programme has a staff team of 22, including staff with research and clinical specialities and dedicated administration staff. Staff are also stakeholders of the programme, along with university representatives, trainees and a large number of highly valued external colleagues: local clinicians; service users; representatives from the employing body (Lancashire Care Foundation Trust); commissioning body (NHS North West) and regional special interest groups. The programme's extensive team of stakeholders is held in high esteem, without such dedication the programme would not have such a strong reputation for its teaching, research, supervision and assessment procedures. The programme works with all stakeholders in an effort to respond to local need and current training and practice issues.
There are a number of ways in which stakeholders may be involved in the programme:
There are a number of additional opportunities for stakeholders involved with the programme:
We endeavour to maintain our strong stakeholder liaison to continue to develop further our programme's strengths and undertake new initiatives.