Registration To Close on 18/08/17 for 2017 North of England PWP Conference

Celebrating the Role of the Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner and Innovation in Step 2 Interventions

Date: Tuesday 5th September 2017
Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm
Venue: University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TN (room to be confirmed)

We are delighted to announce the registration for the 2017 North of England Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner (PWP) Conference is now open.

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The Health Foundation: Funding opportunity

Open call for innovative research on the economic and social value of health in the UK


The Health Foundation, an independent charity committed to bringing about better health and health care for people in the UK, has launched a new £1.5 million funding programme for innovative research on the economic and social value of health in the UK.

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Clinical Psychology Future Representation News

Tne new Association of Clinical Psychologists has circulated its latest newsletter and draft constitution. Please visit the Resources section of the website for more information. 

Links, news and presentations about the current debate are available on our Clinical Psychology Future Representation page which is in our Resources tab on the website.

NIHR Funding and Support Round-up August 2017

Latest funding opportunities: 

  • Knowledge Mobilisation Research Fellowship Programme
  • Policy Research Programme
  • Public Health Research Programme
  • Research for Patient Benefit Programme

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Let's Talk Research 2017 Conference

Do you care about health and social care research? Are you an academic, clinical academic, healthcare professional, patient or member of the public with a passion for health research? Join the Let's Talk Research 2017 Conference - Building Community on 14th September 2017 at The Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester!

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Next Meeting of the North West NHS Dyslexia Network

Wednesday 20th September 2017 between 10.00am-2.00pm
North West Ambulance Service at Ladybridge Lodge (Maple Room) 399 Chorley New Road, Bolton, BL1 5DD
Car parking is free onsite, please find all other transport needs attached.

‘The more we talk about Dyslexia, the more people understand.’

There will be a lunch break within this session, please bring your lunch and there is access to a fridge and microwave, alternative there is a sandwich van, that people will be able to use.

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Perinatal Mental Health Profile Launched

Public Health England’s National Mental Health Intelligence Network (NMHIN) has launched the new Perinatal Mental Health Fingertips Profile 

About the new profile:
This profile was developed by the National Mental Health Intelligence Network. The project is supported by NHS England and draws upon previous work undertaken in collaboration with the National Child and Maternal Health Intelligence Network.

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Genomics Education Programme: Moving into the Mainstream

As genomics moves into the mainstream of NHS patient care, the Genomics Education Programme is supporting staff from across professions to gain the knowledge, skills and experience to embrace its extraordinary potential, and bring lasting benefits for patients.

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Priorities for children's mental health - integrating services and improving provision in schools

Thursday, 19th October 2017
Central London

Taking place as the Care Quality Commission conducts a thematic review into children's mental health services, this seminar will examine the next steps for improving children's mental health provision.

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Priorities for urgent and emergency care services: workforce, integration and managing increasing pressures

Thursday, 16th November 2017
Central London

This timely seminar will provide an opportunity to consider the priorities for urgent and emergency care services in meeting ‘winter pressures’.

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