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Funding available for innovations to improve health care

The Health Foundation, an independent charity committed to bringing about better health and health care for people in the UK, has £1.5 million available for up to 20 teams to test and develop innovative ideas to improve health care delivery in the UK.

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Counsellors working in the NHS Network Meeting 05/04/17

To all service managers/clinical leads – the Counsellors working in the NHS Network was established in 2014 for counsellors working with NHS patients in the North West, to:

  • Share clinical expertise and good practice
  • Support continuing professional development
  • Promote the counselling profession within the NHS
  • Contribute to the aims and activities of PPN North West as part of the Centre for Professional Workforce Development

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IAPT Couple Therapy for Depression, NSCAP, March 2017 - funded places still available on March training

Funded places still available for the adult IAPT training – Couple Therapy for Depression, March 2017

The Northern School of Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy (NSCAP) are very pleased to confirm commissioning of the following adult IAPT training in Leeds for 2017 (organised in collaboration with the training providers). These training is free for candidates based in the North West region who meet the eligibility criteria.

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Good Quality, Good Value Psychological Training

Good quality CPD is hard to access in the current NHS climate. A local initiative based at Lancaster University is looking to build their offering of good value, practical and enjoyable psychological training courses relevant to a range of professionals across the region – take a look and get in touch to book a place or offer suggestions.

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NHS R&D Northwest Spring Workshops 2017

Brand new workshops in spring 2017 - Don't miss out!

Event: The African concept of Self - Nubian power to heal and transform

Date: 11th March 2017, from 9:30am - 5:00pm
Venue: DoubleTree by Hilton Manchester Piccadilly Hotel, 1 Piccadilly Place, 1 Auburn Street, Manchester M1 3DG

This experiential workshop is facilitated by Dr Erica McInnis (African Centred Chartered Clinical Psychologist and Association of Black Psychologists, Abpsi member). It uses the best of African psychology to understand experiences of black people (people of African ancestry). This is to promote well-being and healing. This course is open to all.

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Vacancy - Lecturer in Clinical Psychology Grade 8 University of Liverpool - Department of Psychological Sciences

The University of Liverpool are seeking to appoint a Lecturer in clinical psychology with expertise in both qualitative and quantitative research methods.

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An Introduction to Chromosome analysis by Microarray Techniques

A workshop for all clinicians working in learning disability and children and young people services clinicians who want to know more about microarray analysis of chromosomes in individuals with learning difficulties or multiple congenital anomalies.

3rd May 2017 13.00-16.30 Venue: Large meeting room; Institute in the Park Alder Hey Hospital L14 5AB

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Registration Open - 3rd International Health and Wellbeing Research with Real Impact Conference - University of Central Lancashire

Registration is now open for the 3rd International Health and Wellbeing Research with Real Impact Conference.

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NHS R&D Knowledge Exchange Opportunity!

NHS Research & Development are interested in better connected research by enabling you to get the knowledge and skills to develop your research career.

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