October - News and Events Update and Events Update
The next Regional meeting and AGM will take place in the Conference Room at St Andrew’s Healthcare, Billing Road, Northampton. NN1 5DG. On Monday 11th November 2013 starting at 10.45am.
Please enter by the main reception.
The programme includes presentations from Adrian Coxell, Consultant Clinical Psychologist at St Andrew's on the services available at St Andrew's and Robert Pollard, PHD, Professor of Phychtry, Director of the Deaf Wellness Centre, Rochester, USA, on the tipoc of Sexual abuse in Deaf children and how it relates to mental health issues in later life.
The AGM will take place at 1.30pm.
Entrance is free, but please inform the General Secretary no later than Wednesday 6th November if you wish to attend. Car parking can be reserved, but is limited to a first come – first served basis.
ESMHD, along with BSMHD are currently in the planning stage for a 3 day International Congress on Mental Health and Deafness in Belfast on 17th, 18th and 19th September 2014.
If you are interested in delivering a paper, running a seminar or exhibiting, please let the General Secretary know as soon as possible.
If you wish to attend, BSMHD are arranging special B&B rates for members at a local hotel.
Further details will be released as soon as they become available.
Brewery Conference Centre, London, 19th March 2014
Topics to be discussed include:
For further information on the programme and booking form, please contact;
Future dates for Mental Health First Aid training are;
Haywards Heath, West Sussex - December 2nd and 3rd.
Nottingham - December 12th and 13th
All courses are free and delivered in BSL/SSE by a Deaf trainer.
For further information and booking form please contact the General Secretary.
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.
Confirmed Speakers Include
1 Day Training Course.
Based on decades of scientific research and delivered by a Business Psychologist this course gives a psychological perspective on conflict resolution. It is relevant to those who have to manage conflict as part of their professional life.
9.30am - 4.30pm (6hrs CPD)
Royal Society of Medicine, London. 10.00 am – 5.00pm
£160 + vat, includes refreshments, lunch, CD of programme and access to mp3s for patients
For full details, please visit www.foundationforpositivementalhealth.com/dates.
Further details of meetings will follow later.
The next meeting is on Wednesday 27th November 2013 6.30pm – 8.30pm at Abode Hotel, Bath Street, Glasgow G2 2SZ.
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