School of Psychiatry


The North of England Approvals Panel (NEAP) are responsible for  reviewing applications for section 12(2) and Approved Clinician status (both initial approval and re-approval).

The process for applications is currently under review by the Department of Health. Once this review has been completed further information will be available via this page.

A list of training providers and courses can be found via the NEAP website. 

If you require further information in the meantime please contact 


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