Join the Group

The Group is open to anyone and everyone with an interest. Please contact the convenors to join - everyone is welcome. A list of contact details and areas of interest of some Group members is provided below.


The group serves a networking function for those undertaking work or study in the area.

Related networks – the Mental Health Qualitative Research Network

The Mental Health Qualitative Research Network (MHQRN) was set up in 2001 to provide people doing qualitative research in the area of mental health with an opportunity to meet and discuss methodological challenges and innovations. The network meets every six months and is convened by Alan Quirk from the Royal College of Psychiatrists and John Larsen from Rethink Mental Illness.

If you wish to be added to the MHQRN emailing list please contact Alan Quirk.

Sharing knowledge and information

Key papers, articles or issues of interest or concern to members can be posted on this web site (for papers either as a reference or in full depending on copyright restrictions).