NICE - Clinical Guideline Updates Programme: Autism spectrum disorder in under 19s: recognition, referral and diagnosis - Topic Expert Recruitment

This is a request for your help in identifying potential Topic Experts to join NICE’s Autism guideline committee update. We are seeking Topic Experts to work in collaboration with the NICE Guideline Updates Team (GUT) project team and other guideline committee members to update NICE guideline CG128: Autism spectrum disorder in under 19s: recognition, referral and diagnosis.

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Implementing the NICE guidance for improving Mental Health Services For People with Learning Disabilities

Monday 26 June 2017
De Vere West Once Conference Centre, London

HC-UK are offering a reduced delegate rate of just £250+ VAT with quote HCUK250mhld.

This conference will look at how you can implement and ensure adherence to the quality standard in practice and ensure you are being compliant whilst improving care. Implementation of the guidance is the responsibility of your local commissioners and providers, and it is your responsibility to ensure effective person centered pathways are achieved.

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HCUK Events (September - December 2017) - Mental Health

Please find below a few HCUK events taking place in September - December 2017

HCUK is offering a 20% discount by quoting ref: HCUK20PPN when booking.(*Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Full T&Cs available upon request.)

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Job Opportunity: Clinical Fellow - Mental Health

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Clinical Fellow to undertake a bespoke Mental Health project with NHS Resolution that examines and extrapolates the learning from serious incidents and inquests, across England, so that future harm is reduced.

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2 Day Workshop: An Introduction to CAT

Date: 30th September 2017 and 7th October 2017
Time: 9:30am to 4:30pm
Venue: Quaker Meeting House, 10 St James Street, Sheffield, S1 2EW

This hands-on, two-day course offers an introduction to the values, ideas, methods and skills of Cognitive Analytic Therapy. It combines short theoretical inputs with role play of CAT practice and work in pairs and small groups to try out CAT skills. The versatility of the approach will be explored and a range of clinical examples highlighted.

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BABCP PWP Accreditation and Launch of BABCP Low Intensity Special Interest Group

Dear colleague,

You may have already seen some previous communication from the BABCP in regards to the ending of the PWP accreditation route. We would like to clarify the details of this and also to introduce the BABCP Low Intensity Cognitive Behavioural Interventions Special Interest Group.

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Masters in Clinical Research: now taking applications for 2017/18

The Masters in Clinical Research are now recruiting students for the September 2017 intake.

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Leadership Behaviours in Healthcare survey

Waseem writes: “I'm conducting an online survey as part of my MSc research in Occupational Psychology.

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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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