Cognitive-behavioural practitioners wanted for brief University of Worcester online research survey - Win Amazon gift vouchers in our prize draw!

You are being invited to take part in a study examining factors which influence the adoption of evidence-based practice in cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT).

Taking part would involve completing a 20 minute online survey about your views and experiences of making evidence-based treatment decisions within your CBT practice.

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The Manchester Bombing: Suggestions from the Lancashire Care Traumatic Stress Service

Literally thousands of people will be touched by the events in Manchester on Monday 22nd May 2017 and many will be significantly affected in very different ways.

Every individual will have their very personal thoughts and feelings about what happened.

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Resources Uploaded: 03/05/17 IAPT Leadership & Innovation Forum Event

The resources (programme, presentations) from the Spring 2017 IAPT Leadership & Innovation Forum Event that took place on 3rd May 2017 at Haydock Park Racecourse have been now been uploaded on the the IAPT Leadership & Innovation Forum Meetings web page under Previous IAPT Leadership & Innovation Forums. 

Please select the ‘03/05/2017 – Haydock Park Racecourse' slider to reveal the Resources.

We would like to know your thoughts about the event, so please take a few minutes to complete the following survey: 

Job Opportunity: 2 Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners (12 months fixed term)

An exciting opportunity has arisen within Blackpool Teaching Hospitals to join their dynamic IAPT Supporting Minds service. Supporting Minds are looking to recruit two enthusiastic and highly motivated qualified Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners (PWP).

The successful candidate will have completed either an IAPT PWP course or an equivalent Post Graduate Certificate in Primary Mental Health Care, and have experience of working in a Primary Care setting, preferably an IAPT service. This post is a fixed term contract for 12 months initially.

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Schwartz Rounds Community of Practice Event - June 2017

Date: Thursday 15th June 2017
Time: 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Venue: North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) Headquarters, Maple Room, Ladybridge Hall, 399 Chorley New Road, BOLTON, BL1 5DD  

This event will focus on supporting colleagues in developing Rounds and/or sustaining Rounds via peer support and networking.

This event is part of the Health Education England working across the North West funded project aimed at developing sustainability in Schwartz Rounds in the North West.

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NHS England: Kate Granger Awards for Compassionate Care

Named after Kate Granger, who sadly passed away in 2016, Kate worked tirelessly to raise awareness around compassion in the NHS through her #hellomynameis social media campaign, the awards will be presented at the Health and Innovation Expo 2017 at Manchester Central on 11 and 12 September.

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NIHR Research Design Service North West May 2017 e-bulletin

View the May 2017 NW e-bulletin. 

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Unlock your research potential

View the flyer for the 'Unlock your research potential' coaching programme. 

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How to present – with Rob Young! – 7th June

View the flyer for the new workshop 'How to present' which takes place on June 7 in Manchester. 

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Job Opportunity: Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner

An exciting opportunity has arisen within Six Degrees Social Enterprise as they are looking to recruit a number of Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners to work as part of the National Improving Access to Psychological Therapies Programme (IAPT) in Salford.

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