SHANNON HARWOOD

Shannon Harwood, from Tasmanian National Mental Health Consumer Alliance, focuses on lived experience workforce development, and lifestyle mental health care. Especial interests are the emerging fields of Metabolic Psychiatry, food addiction, hyperbolic tapering principles, and lifestyle/metabolic interventions for prevention and treatment of mental distress. Currently involved with the No-Body Left Behind Project (Prof J Curtis, Prof D Castle et al) implementing metabolic interventions for people diagnosed with severe mental illness. She is consulting on the James Cook University Ketogenic/ healthy diet RCT, and has accepted an invitation in LELAN/University of Adelaide Anti-depressant Deprescribing Project, in collaboration with Dr Mark Horowitz.