Mental Health and Addictions

This working group was established during 2020 as part of the New Zealand Telehealth Leadership Group (NZTLG) response to COVID-19 and is one of many New Zealand Telehealth Forum's (NZTF) working groups across the spectrum of telehealth.  

Terms of Reference

Terms of Reference is available here


Should you wish to contact any of the members we will facilitate this through the links below.

Members Role and Organisation Contact
Yariv Doron(Chair) Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, CAMHS, ICT Clinical Advisor, Taranaki DHB Email 
Alice Law Old Age Psychiatry, Taranaki DHB Email 
Francis Goodstadt Child Psychiatry and Researcher, University of Wellington and University of Otago Email 
Mark Laurence Consultant Psychiatrist, Bay of Plenty DHB Email 
Charis Frethey Programme Manager, New Zealand Telehealth Leadership Group Email 
Emily Gill Rural GP and Researcher, University of Auckland Email
Anna Elders Clinical Lead, Just a Thought Email
Jason Haitana Consumer and Family Leader, Northland DHB Email
Rajesh Kumar Director, Health Research Aotearoa Limited Email
Katheryn Butters Ringa Kohikohi (Knowledge Broker), Te Whāriki o te Ara Oranga Email