‘NDC Learning Series’ – Medications and Physical Health

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Event type Special Interest Group (SIG)

Online via Zoom.
14:00 - 16:00 UK time
Recordings are available for 28 days after the event.
Open to all from just £10

Neurodevelopmental series

We are delighted to welcome Dr. Mark Lovell and Dr. Max Davie. with a session that will focus on ‘Medications and Physical Health’. The Chair of this session is Dr. Ann Ozsivadjian. This is 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).

This ‘NDC Learning Series’ is aimed at health professionals who come into contact with children and young people who have Neurodevelopmental conditions (NDCs). The aim is to bring you into a conversation with specialists, covering what you can do in your own practice that covers their area of expertise, and how we can work together more effectively. This series of webinars is present by the ACAMH Neurodevelopmental SIG and is open to all.

Key takeaways

  • Practical tips around all aspects of NDC care
  • Opportunity for case discussion with experts
  • Learn how to forge and foster local partnerships across health, education, and social care, to promote better, more efficient care
  • Know what the experts would like you to have done before you refer to them!

Who should attend

The audience is intended to be health professionals of any profession and seniority.

Pricing and booking

  • ACAMH Members £10
  • ACAMH Neuro SIG Members £10
  • Non-members £20

Prices also include exclusive access to all lectures for up to 28 days. Plus all delegates receive an electronic CPD certificate.

To book simply click on this link or the button at the top of the page and fill in the details. ACAMH Members should sign in first to ensure that they get their discount.

If you are not an ACAMH Member now is a great time to join and make a saving on this event. Take a look at the different levels of membership on offer.

Remember ACAMH is a charity and any surplus made is reinvested back to the benefit of our members and the industry as a whole.

Other sessions in the series

Friday 5 November – ‘Working Together’ Sue North MBE and Georgia Harper. The Chair for this session is Dr. Max Davie. Full details are at this link.

Friday 19 November – Wellbeing, feeding and sleep Dr. Ann Ozsivadjian, Dr. Vicki Ford and Dr. Charlie Tyack. The Chair of this session is Dr. Max Davie. Full details are at this link.

Friday 26 November – Behaviour that challenges Dr. Mark Lovell and Dr. Steph Carr. The Chair of this session is Dr. Max Davie. Full details are at this link.

Friday 3 December – NDCs in schools Dr. James Galpin. The Chair of this session is Dr. Mark Lovell. Full details are at this link.

Friday 17 December – Communication and functional skills in NDCs, with Dr. Lucy Sanctuary, and Occupational Therapist Dr. Sally Payne. The Chair of this session is Dr. Mark Lovell. Full details are at this link.

About the speakers

Dr. Mark Lovell
Dr. Mark Lovell

Dr. Mark Lovell is a dual trained Consultant Child and Adolescent Learning Disability Psychiatrist working for 1 of the UK’s largest LD CAMHS teams. He works for Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust (TEWV) and covers the South Tees area along with a multidisciplinary team. Mark has previously held positions within the British Medical Association and the Royal College of Psychiatrists. He has had involvement within projects for the Royal College of Psychiatrist and the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health. He is a member of the Child and Adolescent Intellectual Disability Psychiatry Network (CAIDPN) and has particular interests in Autism and Challenging Behaviour within the context of Intellectual Disabilities.

Other resources from Dr. Mark Lovell via ACAMH

Talks and discussions

Topic Guide

Podcast

Dr. Max Davie
Dr. Max Davie

Dr. Max Davie is a consultant community paediatrician, working in Lambeth as part of Evelina London Community services. He has a special clinical interest in the assessment and diagnosis of neurodevelopmental conditions in school-age children. He is Officer for Health Improvement at the RCPCH, and trustee and founder of the charity ADHD UK.

Other resources from Dr. Max Davie via ACAMH

Podcast

Talks and discussions

Blog

Dr. Ann Ozsivadjian
Dr. Ann Ozsivadjian

Dr. Ann Ozsivadjian is an Independent Practitioner and visiting Senior Lecturer at King’s College London. She is a leading expert in the assessment and treatment of mental health difficulties in ASD, in understanding cognitive pathways to anxiety in ASD, and also working with girls and women on the autism spectrum.

Other resources from Dr. Ann Ozsivadjian via ACAMH

Podcasts

Talks and discussions