April 2013 - News and Events Update and Events Update
The next BSMHD Regional Meeting will take place at Swallownest Court, Aughton Road, Swallownest, Sheffield, S26 4TH starting at 11am.
The venue is a short bus ride from Rotherham Town Centre and near the M1.
Booked speakers include Rebecca Walls, CPN for Deaf People (South Yorkshire) and Ben Jones the Mental Health Nurse at Doncaster Royal Academy.
BSMHD are running free Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training courses throughout England during 2013 and early 2014. The Instructors on these courses are themselves Deaf.
The New Savoy Partnership 7th Annual Conference & Exhibition will take place on the 28th and 29th November at the Mermaid Conference Centre in London. Those who join us will be able to hear about the results of the 2nd National Audit for Psychological Therapies. As well as inviting you to join us for that I want to tell you about the work we will be engaged in during this year.
Further details and the conference brochure will shortly be available at http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/psychological-therapies-2013.
Facilitated by: Kate Hill Solicitor and Senior Trainer InPractice/Radcliffes LeBrasseur Solicitors
Learning objectives include:
"The highest priority, therefore, for health and social care providers in operating the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards system is to improve understanding and practice of the MCA."
For further information and booking forms, please see;
The appropriate, legal use of control and restraint is necessary in many clinical settings. However, inappropriate use, and the lack of detailed documentation of decisions, can make healthcare professionals vulnerable to accusations of mistreatment.
This popular joint Healthcare Conferences UK and InPractice training day will look at control and restraint in the context of the Human Rights Act, the Mental Health Act, the Mental Capacity Act and other relevant legal and ethical principles.
Facilitated by Kate Hill Solicitor InPractice and RadcliffesLeBrasseur Solicitors, key learning objectives will include:
Through case studies learn about using restraint in specialist areas e.g. mental health and accident and emergency
Provide an overview of the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards
Practical guidance on documenting control and restraint
Jointly chaired by Dr Neil Deuchar, Co-Chair, The Joint Commissioning Panel for Mental Health & Medical Director (Mental Health), NHS West Midlands, and Dr Elizabeth England, Co-Chair, The Joint Commissioning Panel for Mental Health & Clinical Commissioning Champion, The Royal College of General Practitioners, this conference will focus on commissioning mental health services including an update on national mental health policy and the developing role of payment by results in mental health commissioning.
For further information and to book your place visit http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/mental-health-commissioning-training or email email@example.com
St George Healthcare Group National Conference 2013.Barnes Wallis Building, University of Manchester.
For further information of the programme and delegate booking form visit; www.stgeorgehealthcaregroup.co.uk
Entrry is £5, tea & coffee will be served.
The Scottish HDM meetings are held at various venues around Scotland.
The date of the next meeting is Wednesday 29th May 2013, 6.30pm–8.30pm at Skyline Suite, 7th Floor, Mercure Hotel, Princes St, Edinburgh (between Jenners & M&S). See reception for a lift card
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