Venue: Committee Room 5 - Tŷ Hywel. View directions

Contact: Helen Finlayson 

Expected timing: Remote 


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Transcript: Transcript for 08/06/2022 - Health and Social Care Committee

Expected timing No. Item

In accordance with Standing Order 34.19, the Chair has determined that the public are excluded from the Committee's meeting in order to protect public health. This meeting will be broadcast live on

Private pre-meeting, followed by private informal stakeholder engagement event (09.00 - 11.00)



Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest



Mental health inequalities: evidence session with academics

Professor Amanda Kirby, Chair - ADHD Foundation

Professor Anita Thapar, Division of Psychological Medicine and Clinical Neurosciences – Cardiff University

Information pack for participants
Research brief
Paper 1 – ADHD Foundation

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Paper(s) to note


Response from the Chair to Chair, Petitions Committee regarding petition P-06-1241 Welsh Government to meet with a wider audience of unpaid carers

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Additional information from Professor Rob Poole, Centre for Mental Health and Society at Bangor University following the evidence session on 4 May

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Letter from the Counsel General and Minister for the Constitution to Chair, Legislation, Justice and Constitution Committee regarding the UK Government’s proposed legislation

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Letter from the Minister for Health and Social Services to the Chair regarding the NHS Executive for Wales

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Response from the Minister for Health and Social Services to the Committee's report: Waiting well? The impact of the waiting times backlog on people in Wales

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Motion under Standing Order 17.42 (ix) to resolve to exclude the public from the remainder of this meeting



Mental health inequalities: consideration of evidence