Dr Az Hakeem is a Trustee, Founder and Professional Ambassador for The Shaw Mind Foundation. 

The Shaw Mind Foundation is a Mental Health Charity whose aim is to raise awareness and reduce stigma in relation to Mental Health. It works synergistically with other mental health charities and organisations to help them in their work and works with schools, colleges and workplaces to improve mental health awareness and access to support. It’s major aim is to working towards reducing suicide rates and in 2018 We were successful in petitioning Parliament leading to a White Paper for compulsory mental health education in schools. The Foundation has a publishing arm Trigger Press, producing an array of books including Dr Hakeem’s book, TRANS