An Independent review in to the Rosalie Unit in Castlerea will take place this week.
This news has been confirmed to Roscommon Fianna Fail TD Eugene Murphy by CHO West.
Dr. Jim Anderson who is a Consultant Specialist in Psychiatry of Later Life and has significant expertise in this area will carry out the review.
The service users and their families are being invited to meet with Dr. Anderson to input into the process.
Deputy Murphy says he hopes this review is progress in the right direction.