Our Team

Mental Health & Addictions Service Level Alliance (MHASLA)

This group is currently in abeyance.

Evan Mason (Co-Chair)

Consultant Psychiatrist.
Southern district.

Dianne Black (Co-Chair)

Consumer and Whānau Engagement Facilitator,
South Canterbury district.

Sandy Clemett

Director of Allied Health, Specialist Mental Health Service,
Canterbury district.

Karaitiana Tickell

Chief Executive,
Purapura Whetu Trust,

Kathryn Leafe

Executive Director.
NZ Needle Exchange Programme.

Steve Bayne

Service Manager, Specialist Mental Health and Intellectual Disability Services.
Southern district

Joseph Tyro

Director of Māori Health,
South Canterbury district

Kaye Johnston

Service Manager, Addictions and Specialty Services.
Canterbury district.

Juliette Stevenson

General Manager,
Timaru Mental Health Support Trust.

Dr Jane Hughes

Consultant Psychiatrist,
Canterbury district.

Kathryn Robinson

Manager, Mental Health & Addiction Services,
South Canterbury district.


Suicide Prevention Team Leader,
Pegasus Health (Charitable) Ltd,