Birgit Görres

Dachverband Gemeindepsychiatrie e.V. (Community Psychiatric Organization), Germany

Birgit Görres

Dachverband Gemeindepsychiatrie e.V. (Community Psychiatric Organization), Germany

Biography

Birgit Görres is a social worker, systemic consultant and works as managing director of Dachverband Gemeindepsychiatrie. Dachverband Gemeindepsychiatrie is the main organization of the german NGOs which work in the field of community mental health. She has work experience in the field of innovative ambulant social psychiatry and its organizations in Germany since many years.

She is also member of the board of Mental Health Europe, Bruxelles and Member of the board “Aktionsbündnis seelische Gesundheit”, Germany.

Her main interest is to join and support European networks in the matter of home treatment, user led evaluation and the training and networking of the next generation players in the field of community based treatment.