Jack Phillips – Devon Partnership NHS Trust
Jack first started his career in secure services at Langdon Hospital as a sports and leisure co-ordinator within the OT department.
Jack is now the Lead Physical Health Practitioner in the secure directorate for Devon Partnership trust. Being qualified as an exercise for mental health specialist he is very passionate about the physical health as well as the mental health of patients within a secure setting and is a massive promoter of how physical activity can play a huge part in ensuring a good mental wellbeing.
He has recently been an integral part of carrying out a big team restructure within the physical therapies department which has seen patient engagement in physical activity more than double within 6 months of the restructure with a focus on co-produced low level activity.
Jack also has a massive interest and input to the wellbeing of staff and using activity to bring departments together to focus on the social benefits of exercise as well as the physical and mental.
Please do get in contact if you would like to speak with Jack either through email or on twitter @jackphillipsDPT