Binal Patel

Outreach Lead, Criminal Justice Liaison & Diversion Service

Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust (Confirmed)

Binal is a qualified Mental Health nurse with a BSc in Psychology and MSc in ‎Occupational Psychology.

She started her career working as a staff nurse for a Forensic medium secure unit for women; working across the acute and rehabilitation wards. She progressed to a management position and covered both the women and CAMHS service.

Binal is currently working as a senior practitioner and Outreach Lead for Criminal Justice Liaison and Diversion Team as part of Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust. The service supports individuals with vulnerabilities and complex needs who have been in the criminal justice system in the community. The aim is to reduce offending and reduce health inequalities.