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Healthcare Mental Health UK Conferences - 2018 Upcoming Events

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January 25. 2018
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CONFERENCES

20% discount is available by quoting ref: HCUK20NHSNETW  when booking.(*Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.  Full T&Cs available upon request.)

Smoking Cessation in Mental Health

Monday 29 January 2018 De Vere West One, London

By attending this one day Smoking Cessation in Mental Health conference you will benefit from extended interactive sessions, as well as looking at current research evidence and best practices. You will be provided with practical information and inspiration to take back to your organisation and utilise in implementing and improving smoking cessation in your organisation, ensuring your service effectively supports people with mental illness to stop smoking and does so within a smoke free environment.

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/smoking-cessation-mental-health or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow this event on Twitter #SmokingCessationMH

 

Transforming Mental Health Services for Children & Young Adults

Monday 26 February 2018
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This National CAHMS Summit focuses on improving child and adolescent mental health services in line with The Five Year Forward View for Mental Health set out by the government in 2016 with the aim of creating a transformed service by 2020. Through national updates and case studies from current pilot sites this conference aims to set the scene for progress already being made and what needs to change to achieve The Five Year Forward View.

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/transforming-mental-health-for-children-and-young-adults or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #CAMHS

 

Self Neglect and Adult Safeguarding

Monday 5 March 2018
De Vere West One, London

This national conference will focus on the difficult issue of self neglect and adult safeguarding through extended interactive masterclass sessions supporting practical learning. Sessions will focus on the latest evidence about what works in managing self neglect, serious case reviews involving self neglect, developing guidance for dealing with self-neglect and resistance to engage with services, decision making with regard to capacity and unwise decisions vs unacceptable risk, hoarding and how this fits with in the self neglect safeguarding response, and Mental Capacity, Choice and Autonomy when responding to self neglect concerns and resistance to service engagement.

For further information and to book your place visit 

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/self-neglect-safeguarding or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow this event on Twitter #selfneglect

 

Psychological Therapies in the NHS

Wednesday 21 March 2018 — Thursday 22 March
Millenium Conference Centre, London

We are pleased to announce The New Savoy 11th Annual Psychological Therapies in the NHS Conference on 21st & 22nd March 2018 at the Millennium Conference Centre, London: A New Deal for Depression: Happy 70th Birthday NHS! Don't miss this years event to hear lively debate and discussion around Psychological Therapies, the new NICE guidance for Depression, and staff wellbeing following the annual survey with the British Psychological Society.

For further information and to book your place visit 

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/psychological-therapies-2018 or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #NewSavoy2018

 

Improving Physical Health Outcomes for people with Mental Health Conditions

Monday 16 April 2018
De Vere West One, London

Chaired by Dr Jonathan Campion Director for Public Mental Health and Consultant Psychiatrist South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and Visiting Professor of Population Mental Health University College London, this National CPD conference takes a practical case study based approach to assessing, monitoring and improving the physical health outcomes of people with mental health conditions. There is a focus on early intervention, and through learning from organisations that have succeeded in addressing the challenge of improving the physical health of people with mental health conditions.  The Five Year Forward View for Mental Health recommended that NHS England should lead work to ensure that by 2020/21,280,000 more people living with severe mental illness have their physical health needs met by increasing early detection and expanding access to evidence based physical care assessment and intervention. Amy Clark Programme Manager Adult Mental Health Programme, Clinical Policy & Strategy Team, & Lead for EIP and improving physical health in SMI NHS England opens the conference with an update on Improving Physical Health Outcomes for People with Mental Illness including the national picture and moving forward. 

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/improving-physical-health-people-mental-health-conditions or email nicki@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on twitter #parityofesteem

 

Violence and aggression: short-term management of violent and physically threatening behaviour among adults, children and young people with a mental health problem

Wednesday 18 April 2018
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Chaired by Eric Baskind Senior Lecturer in Law. Consultant and Expert Witness in Violence Reduction and the Safer Use of Force Liverpool John Moore’s University, this National CPD certified conference will focus on ensuring adherence to the 2017 National NICE Quality Standard on Violence and Aggression. The quality standard focuses on short-term management of violent and physically threatening behaviour among adults, children and young people with a mental health problem. It applies to settings where mental health and social care services are provided and includes community settings and care received at home. Dr Anthony Bleetman Consultant in Emergency Medicine & Specialist Committee Member Violence and Aggression National Quality Standard NICE will update you on the NEW National Quality Standard including; Anticipating violence and aggression, De-escalation, Prevention interventions and Using restrictive interventions.

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/violence-and-aggression-implementing-nice-guideline or email nicki@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on twitter #RestrictivePractice

 

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards: Towards Liberty Protection Safeguards: Implications of the 2017 Law Commission Report

Friday 20 April 2018
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference, developed and produced in association with Alex Ruck Keene Barrister, 39 Essex Chambers & Former Consultant, Mental Capacity and Deprivation of Liberty Project, The Law Commission will update delegates on the implications of the March 2017 Law Commission Report and the practicalities of moving towards Liberty Protection Safeguards in your service.  This conference will provide you with the option of 2 streams specifically designed to focused on your area of expertise with Stream A focusing on Hospitals and Stream B focusing on Supervisory Bodies.

For further information and to book your place visit 

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/deprivation-of-liberty-safeguards-conference or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow this conference on Twitter #DoLS

 

Preventing Suicide in Young People & Children

Monday 23 April 2018
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

By attending this one day conference chaired by Ann Rowland, Director of Bereavement Support and Education, Child Bereavement UK you will hear from expert speakers on how your service can reduce preventable suicides and save young lives. Through national updates from YoungMinds and NHS England, case studies from multi-agency settings and personal story insight, this conference aims to set the scene for progress already being made and what needs to change to implement the National Inquiry key recommendations, in line with the Five Year Forward View for improved young people’s mental health care.

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/preventing-suicide-in-young-people-and-children or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #savingyounglives

 

Depression in adults: treatment and management

Friday 27 April 2018
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference will focus on the implementation of the New National NICE Guideline for Depression in adults: treatment and management which is currently in draft form and due to be published early in 2018, followed by a new Quality Standard later in the year. Throughout the day this event will systematically focus on the prominent areas highlighted in the current Guidelines Draft by looking at current research, best practice, pharmacological vs psychological interventions and the importance of patient involvement.

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/depression-in-adults or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #depressionsummit

 

MASTERCLASSES

Masterclass: Assessment, Diagnosis, Treatment & Management of Eating Disorders

Friday 20 April 2018
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This one day masterclass will provide you with an overall understanding of the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and overall management of the eating disorders you are likely to see in practice.

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/eating-disorders-assessment-diagnosis-treatment-management-masterclass or email nicki@hc-uk.org.uk

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