Gary Nelson

Job title: Community Links Practitioner

Department: In the Community


Twitter: @garymakeslinks

A full-time, specialist role, the Community Links Practitioner (CLP) has joined existing primary care teams.

Gary works within the primary care team. Gary works with individuals from the Allander Surgery list populations on a one-to-one basis to help identify and address issues that negatively impact their health. As appropriate for general practice, there are no exclusion criteria or limit of contacts between patients and practitioners. CLPs work with anybody, of any age, experiencing any issue.

Special Interests
• Physical Activity
• Mental health
• Addictions
• Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES)

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