Michele Paley

Michele Paley is director of Mental Health Services for Schoen Clinic UK, overseeing highly specialist hospitals in London, Birmingham and York. These services treat and support children and adults with complex difficulties encompassing eating disorders, personality disorders, mood and anxiety disorders.

Michele qualified and practised as a mental health nurse before moving into management roles. She has more than 20 years of management experience for independent sector mental health providers, responsible for services with high levels of risk and complexity. This has included board level roles for national hospital groups.

Fostering a culture of collaborative practice and support for continuous professional development, Michele is a strong, effective and visible leader. She joined Schoen Clinic as Director of Mental Health Services in June 2019.