Professor Dame Sue Bailey OBE

@ Children and Young People’s Mental Health Coalition

Professor Dame Sue Bailey OBE
  • Bio


Sue Bailey is a Professor of Mental Health Policy in North West of England.

Non-Executive Director for UHSM – University Hospitals South Manchester


Interests include development of needs and risk assessment measures for use with young offenders with mental illness and development of community and secure inpatient treatment for young offenders both nationally and internationally.


As a past President of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, she worked with health and social care professionals, patients and carers to help bring about Parity of Esteem between mental and physical health which is now enshrined in Primary Legislation in England.

Current Roles: Senior Clinical Advisor for Mental Health and Learning Disability for Health Education England. Chair, Academy of Medical Royal Colleges.

Made an OBE in 2002 for services to Mental Health and young offenders and in 2013 made a DBE for services to Psychiatry and for voluntary service to People with Mental Health Conditions.


Current Chair of UEMS CAP Section, elected member of EPA Council, secretary of EFCAP and member of programmes meeting of the WPA.

  • My Previous Events

  • Children and Young People’s Mental Health: Taking Early Action

    • 06-07-2017
    • 08:30 - 16:30
    • The Royal National Hotel, London
  • Children and Young People's Mental Health: Improving Care, Treatment and Support

    • 12-12-2017
    • 08:30 - 16:30
    • The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester