David Codyre MBChB, FRANZCP
David is a psychiatrist with over 30 years experience working in the community mental health sector in New Zealand, in a range of clinical and leadership roles. He has spent the past 15 years leading development of primary mental health programmes, and advocating at a regional and national level for strengthening of primary mental health capacity, along with better support for primary care from secondary mental health services.
David has also been a longstanding advocate for improvement in mental health services, and for development of peer support services for people with mental health.
David co-hosted The Nutters Club radio/TV show with Mike for its first 5 years, and has also worked with Mike developing the school based youth suicide prevention programme.