The award celebrates people who have worked throughout 2008 to challenge stigma, contributing to a greater understanding of mental health issues.
Nominees can be anyone who has made an outstanding achievement in improving the lives and experiences of people with mental health problems.
Last year’s champion was London GP Dr Liz Miller, who co-founded the Doctor’s Support Network and volunteers as a trustee for the mental health charity Stand To Reason, as well as speaking and writing about her own mental health experience.
Nominations are open until 30 March 2009.
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