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Call for abstracts - Annual NHS R&D North West Conference ‘Let's Talk Research - Building Community’; Royal Northern College of Music Manchester; 14th September 2017

You are invited to submit abstracts for presentations and workshops for the annual NHS R&D North West Conference ‘Let's Talk Research - Building Community’; Royal Northern College of Music Manchester; 14th September 2017.

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Transforming Care for People with Learning Disabilities Conference

Tuesday 28th February 2017
Hallam Conference Centre, London

The conference tackles the barriers faced by organisations striving to provide the best care for people with learning disabilities and autism.

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Military Veterans Champion Training Events

CPD Certified training aimed at Military Veteran Champions (or people who are interested in becoming a champion) working in the NHS, Local Authority or Criminal Justice Services organised by Health Education England North West & Health Education England Yorkshire and Humber. 

Please see dates and registration links below:

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HCUK Events 2017 - Mental Health

5 FREE PLACES NOW AVAILABLE TO North West Psychological Professions Network at the
Psychosis & Schizophrenia: Early Interventions & Successful Pathways Conference
Friday 24 February 2017
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FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED

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New Savoy 10th Anniversary Conference Psychological Therapies

Dates: Wednesday 15th & Thursday 16th March 2017

Venue: Millennium Conference Centre, London

2017 marks the 10th anniversary for the New Savoy conferences: a decade in which we have seen industrialization of delivery models for evidence-based psychological therapies. A decade ago we set out to reform mental health - the 2nd greatest revolution since closing the asylums: reducing the burden of depression through IAPT. Yet today we see unprecedented rates of anti-depressant prescribing and rising suicide rates. Where did we go wrong? We have invited some of the key players to reflect candidly on what we might have done differently, the serious challenges we face today, and their insights for the tough decade ahead.

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Fathers's Experience - Published article in the Clinical Journal of Psychology and Psychotherapy

The Experiences of Fathers When Their Partners are Admitted with Their Infants to a Psychiatric Mother and Baby Unit by Holly Reid, Angelika Wieck, Andrew Matrunola and Anja Wittkowski

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E-bulletin from the NIHR Research Design Service North West

In this issue:

  • NIHR Funding Opportunities for Public Health Research Event - 16 March 2017
  • funding opportunities
  • external events
  • approaching funding deadlines

Countdown to The Researcher magazine - Spring edition

The truth is that research takes time – an awful lot of it. It takes stamina, grit and resolve.

This edition of The Researcher will focus on maintaining momentum and powering you on.

FREE workshops about the HEE/NIHR Integrated Clinical Academic (ICA) Programme February/March

Are you a non-medical healthcare professional looking to pursue a clinical academic career but not sure where to start?

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Publication of the Mental Health Core Skills Education and Training Framework

The Mental Health Core Skills Education and Training Framework was commissioned and funded by the Department of Health and developed in collaboration by Skills for Health, Health Education England and Skills for Care. The framework supports workforce development specific to implementation of the national mental health strategy, No Health Without Mental Health. The aim of the framework is to support the development and delivery of appropriate and consistent cross-sector mental health education and training.

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