Baroness Hollins

Baroness Hollins

Full title

The Baroness Hollins


Sheila Hollins



Joined the Lords

15 November 2010

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 0207 219 0520
Fax: 020 7219 5979

Web & Social media


UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Mental Capacity Act 2005 Committee Lords 2013-14

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Member Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors 2014-
Honorary Professor Department of Theology and Religion, University of Durham 2012-
Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry of Disability St George's University of London 2011-
Professor of Psychiatry of Disability St George's University of London 1990-11

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Chair, Board of Science British Medical Association 2013-
President British Medical Association 2012-13
Patron Living and Dying Well 2012-
Patron RESPOND 2011-
Executive Chair Books Beyond Words 2010-
President Royal College of Psychiatrists 2005-08

Member's focus

Communities and families
Crime, civil law, justice and rights
Culture, media and sport
Health services and medicine
Social services
South Yorkshire
West Africa
South India
Sri Lanka
Eastern Europe

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Royalties from writing professionally-related publications on learning disability
    • Chair, Board of Science, British Medical Association (honorarium received)
    • Chair and Specialist Adviser, Care Quality Commission Mental Health Inspection
  • 6: Sponsorship

    • Part-time Intern funded by Cathedral Innovation Centre
  • 9: Miscellaneous financial interests

    • Appointee for Member's disabled son's welfare benefits
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry of Disability, St George’s University of London
    • Honorary Professor, University of Durham
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Chair, Books Beyond Words, a not-for-profit company
    • Member of Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors, The Vatican