Paul Deacon

Paul DeaconPaul worked as a nurse in a variety of mental health settings, including 10 years at Broadmoor Hospital, and was a PICU ward manager until he retired 2 years ago.  His PICU team won several awards and were among the first to  receive an excellent AIMS accreditation.

Paul has sat on the NAPICU executive committee for 7 years.  He has a keen interest in the Accreditation for Inpatient Mental Health Services (AIMS-PICU), is an active AIMS reviewer for the Royal College of Psychiatrists and is the AIMS lead for NAPICU.  He regularly delivers a  well received breakout session on the AIMS process at the annual conference.