Getting the Covid-19 vaccine: Personal experience guide part 1 for people with severe mental illness

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Professor Wendy Burn is the Chair of the Clinical Group of Equally Well. This is a collaboration set up to improve the physical health of those with a severe mental illness. She is also a Consultant in Old Age Psychiatry in Leeds and has been helping out at a Covid-19 vaccination centre there.

This is one of a series of 3 explainer videos on Covid-19 vaccination, aimed at people with Severe Mental Illness (SMI) and primary care professionals working with people with SMI. In this film she explains why you should get a vaccination and what to expect when you do.


Broadcast date: April 8th, 2021
Publish date: April 9th, 2021
Review date: Oct 9th, 2021