Talks & CPD on demand

These talks, lectures, discussions, and video abstracts are centred around evidence-based research. They have been recorded from events, or have been specially commissioned, as we work towards our vision of ‘Sharing best evidence, improving practice’.

Many of the talks and lectures are eligible for ACAMH CPD accreditation for members of ACAMH. These are clearly marked in the preview section below and are also listed in the Members Area of the website.

Do please considering joining ACAMH to access this on-demand CPD and become part of the advancement of child and adolescent mental health.

  • jenny langley

    Boys get Anorexia too

    Eating disorders are more commonly associated with girls. Boys who develop these problems are often misdiagnosed. In this 6-minute film, Jenny Langley, author of ‘Boys Get Anorexia Too’ talks about her experience when her son developed an eating disorder.

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  • Dr. Dasha Nicholls

    Understanding Eating Disorders

    Around 1.25 million people in the UK suffer from eating disorders. These disorders can cause serious harm, both physically and emotionally, and they have the highest mortality rate of any mental illness. Early diagnosis, intervention and treatment is critical.

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  • CAMH Special Issue – ‘Mental Health and the Global Ecological Crisis’

    Hope and courage in the climate crisis – recording

    This was the third session celebrating the launch of the CAMH Special Issue on ‘Child and youth mental health & the global ecological crisis’ (due to be published in January 2022)

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  • Neurodevelopmental series

    ‘NDC Learning Series’ – Communication and functional skills – recording

    This was the final of the ‘NDC Learning Series’ aimed at health professionals who come into contact with children and young people who have Neurodevelopmental conditions (NDCs). We welcomed Dr. Lucy Sanctuary, and Occupational Therapist Dr. Sally Payne, to discuss ‘Communication and functional skills’. The Chair of this session was Dr. Mark Lovell.

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  • Dr. Karen Mansfield

    COVID & the impact on Mental Health of School Closures – CAMHS around the Campfire recording

    For this session we welcomed Dr. Karen Mansfield, a postdoctoral research scientist from the School Mental Health Project, Department of Psychiatry at the University of Oxford, to discuss her JCPP Advances paper ‘‘Covid-19 partial school closures and mental health problems: a cross sectional survey of 11,000 adolescents to determine those most at risk’’.

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  • Neurodevelopmental series

    ‘NDC Learning Series’ – Medications and Physical Health recording

    We welcomed Dr. Mark Lovell and Dr. Max Davie. with a session that will focus on ‘Medications and Physical Health’. The Chair of this session was Dr. Ann Ozsivadjian. This was the fifth, of the ‘NDC Learning Series’ aimed at health professionals who come into contact with children and young people who have Neurodevelopmental conditions (NDCs).

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  • Ecological Crisis Mental health There's No planet B

    Climate Change Impacting Mental Health – recording

    This event discussed the impact climate change is having on young people’s mental health. This is part of a series of events leading up to the CAMH Special Issue on ‘Child and youth mental health & the global ecological crisis’, due to be published in January 2022.

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  • Developmental Trauma vs Neurodevelopmental Disorders

    Developmental Trauma vs Neurodevelopmental Disorders – recording

    Hear from three of the most interesting and engaging speakers on the topic of Developmental Trauma and Neurodevelopmental Disorders. We were delighted to work with Dr. Kim Golding CBE, Dr. Raja Mukherjee, and Professor Helen Minnis.

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  • Neurodevelopmental series

    ‘NDC Learning Series’ – NDCs in schools

    We welcomed Dr. James Galpin with a session that focused on ‘NDCs in schools’. The Chair of this session was Dr. Mark Lovell. This was the fourth of the ‘NDC Learning Series’ aimed at health professionals who come into contact with children and young people who have Neurodevelopmental conditions (NDCs).

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  • Neurodevelopmental series

    NDC Learning Series – ‘Behaviour that challenges’ recording

    We were delighted to welcome Dr. Mark Lovell and Dr. Steph Carr, with a session that will focus on ‘Behaviour that challenges’. The Chair for this session was Dr. Max Davie. This is the third of the ‘NDC Learning Series’ aimed at health professionals who come into contact with children and young people who have Neurodevelopmental conditions (NDCs).

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