Dr Mark Fisher

Clinical Head - Mental Health Services for Older People

Counties Manukau DHB / Middlemore Hospital

Dr Mark Fisher is a Consultant Psychiatrist working at Counties Manukau Health, in Psychogeriatrics, ECT and Mental Health Leadership. He is also the Director of Area Mental Health Services (DAMHS), a statutory role under the Mental Health Act. His main area of practice is Old Age Psychiatry and he has been involved in setting up the Dementia services at Counties. He has the intersection of mental health and the law as a major area of interest, and recently has working on whether appropriate legal authorities are in place for those living in Aged Residential Care.