Emeritus Professor Roy McClelland, OBE, MD, PhD, FRCPsych is Emeritus Professor of Mental Health and Consultant Psychiatrist. He was Chairman of the Bamford Review, the most comprehensive review of mental health and learning disability services of its kind in these islands. It provides the Northern Ireland community with a road map for reform of services and introduces innovative proposals for legislative reform. He subsequently chaired the Board of Experts appointed by the Minister to champion the Department’s response to the Bamford proposals and is a member of the Project Board overseeing the development new Mental Capacity legislation.Prof McClelland was awarded the Geneva Prize for Human Rights in Psychiatry in 2002. This prestigious International accolade was awarded for his work in protecting the rights of people with mental illness. Prof. Roy McClelland is presenting in Spoken Language.