Invitation to participate in a study: Use of symptom-based outcome measures by clinical psychologists in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS): A qualitative exploration

The study is being conducted in response to requests from the Child Outcomes Research Consortium (CORC) to hear how practitioners in CAMHS feel about the use of the measures they have recommended for use. They recognise that there are both strengths and limitations to the current system and this study aims to explore these strengths and limitations in more detail.

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HCUK Events - Mental Health 2017


Reducing Restrictive Practice & Interventions
Friday 3 February 2017
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

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Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologist Later Life Inpatients- Band 8a

Manchester Mental Health and Social Care Trust
Psychological Services
Older Adult Psychology Services
Full Time

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Register Now: Older People’s Champions Network Event

Date: Wednesday 30th November 2016
Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm
Venue: Room C16, MSS Tower (Sackville Street area – formerly the UMIST campus), University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL (maps and directions)

This event is open to existing Older People’s Champions in IAPT services and also those practitioners who are interested in developing their knowledge and clinical skills for working with older people.

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An introduction to working with groups workshop

15th November 2016
University of Salford, Manchester
Cost: £250 + VAT per person

Have you wondered about setting up a group and want to have the skills to plan and facilitate it effectively? Or perhaps you’re already running a group and want to increase your capacity to understand and manage group dynamics? This one day experiential workshop will give you a chance to explore some key areas, from a practical perspective, aimed at helping you plan and run groups effectively.

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IAPT Interpersonal Psychotherapy Course Leeds (IPT)

We are pleased to confirm commissioning of the following adult IAPT training in Leeds for 2016-17 (organised by The Northern School of Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy (NSCAP) working in collaboration with the training providers). This training is free for candidates based in the Yorkshire and Humber and North West regions who meet the eligibility criteria. 

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Next steps for transforming caring for people with learning disabilities: funding, integration and community care

27th January 2017
Central London

Guest of Honour: Professor Jane Cummings, Chief Nursing Officer, NHS England

With local Transforming Care Partnerships (TCPs) beginning their work, this timely seminar will provide an opportunity to assess future policy priorities for people with learning disabilities across health and social care.

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Job Vacancy: Clinical Psychologist & Counselling Psychologist

Main area: Military Veterans
Grade NHS AfC: Band 8a
Permanent Contract (37.5 hours per week)
Site: Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust, Humphrey House Town, Bury
Closing date: 20/11/2016 23:59

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a suitably qualified and experienced Clinical psychologist/counselling psychologist/therapist who is also experienced in line management and clinical supervision, to join a specialist service delivering psychological therapies to veterans of the British Armed Forces.

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Recruiting now for spring 2017

Fully funded Postgraduate Certificate in Professional Practice (Health Service Leadership)

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Launch of Mental Health SPS Findings & Update on Rotherham Long Term Conditions SPS

Dissemination Event -Friday 4th November 2016
9.30am - 12.45pm New York Stadium, Rotherham, S60 1AH

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