Professor Dame Sue Bailey OBE DBE FRCPsych is based in the North West of England where she is Consultant Child and Adolescent Forensic Psychiatrist and Professor of Child and Adolescent Mental Health. Her clinical work and research centre on meeting complex needs of young people and their families, improving pathways of care and developing new interventions working in partnership with users and carers, and lobbying for rights of and better services for vulnerable young people. Through a range of elected roles at the Royal College of Psychiatrists, Sue has worked extensively on mental health and social care policy and legislation. She was made a Dame in the New Year's Honours in 2014.