Day Conference


  • Mood Disorders

    Fluctuations in mood to the extremities of feeling can have a negative effect on your general emotional state. These Mood Disorders can interfere with your ability to effectively function. At times the individual can be disproportionately sad, have feelings of emptiness or irritability, together with times of depression interchanging with periods of extreme happiness or […]

    Event type
    Day Conference
    Location
    Southampton
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  • Mental health needs among young refugee populations

    How do we effectively respond to the mental health and well-being needs of young unaccompanied refugees and asylum seekers living in Bristol and beyond?  Co-produced by ACAMH, Creative Youth Network, Art Refuge UK Takeaways and learning points Better understand the cultural, social and mental health needs of young unaccompanied refugees and asylum seekers, and how […]

    Event type
    Day Conference
    Location
    Bristol
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  • Self-harm Masterclass ‘Therapeutic Assessment for adolescents with self-harm’

    Therapeutic Assessment is a brief intervention for young people presenting with self-harm in an emergency. The assessment consists of identifying the vicious cycle of self-harm in the form of a diagram, followed by a collaborative development of an “exit”, a way of breaking the cycle and moving forward. Therapeutic Assessment is linked with improved engagement […]

    Event type
    Day Conference
    Location
    London
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  • Infant Mental Health – How do early life influences impact on mental health?

    Infant Mental Health – Early influences on the child’s development can have a significant impact on their later lives. This conference will help bring together the up to date research on the intergenerational transmission of vulnerabilities in children. It will be looking at putting theory into practice – showcasing local services including a pilot project […]

    Event type
    Day Conference
    Location
    Southampton
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  • Harmful Sexual Behaviour in children and young people

    There have been growing levels of awareness of harmful sexual behaviour among children and young people. This conference aims to look at an issue that can be very challenging for professionals and families alike. About the day The ACAMH Avon Branch present a full-day conference in sexually harmful behaviour in children and young people. The conference […]

    Event type
    Day Conference
    Location
    Bristol
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  • Gender Identity Development – An Introduction

    This all-day conference is equivalent to 5 CPD learning hours and is aimed at professionals working in mental health or pastoral roles/teams who are supporting gender diverse young people. The day will provide attendees with an overview of the presentation of gender identity issues in adolescents along with possible treatment pathways. It will also give […]

    Event type
    Day Conference
    Location
    Leeds
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    Gender Dysphoria: Exploring how services can best support young people and their families

    The ACAMH Scotland Branch recently held a conference on “Gender Dysphoria: Exploring how services can best support young people and their families”.

    Event type
    Day Conference
    Location
    Glasgow
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    Jack Tizard Memorial Lecture and Conference 2017

    This years’ annual Jack Tizard memorial lecture and conference focused on public mental health for children and young people: addressing mental health needs in schools and communities.

    Event type
    Day Conference
    Location
    London
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    Child Bereavement

    This conference covered a broad array of child bereavement topics.

    Event type
    Day Conference
    Location
    Cardiff
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  • Dialectical Behavioural Therapy

    Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT) Conference

    Free resources from a one-day conference hosted by ACAMH’s Ireland Branch on dialectical behaviour therapy, covering the evidence base, structure and skills for delivering DBT.

    Event type
    Day Conference
    Location
    Dublin
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