‘NDC Learning Series’ – Wellbeing, feeding, and sleep

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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

We are delighted to welcome Dr. Ann Ozsivadjian, Dr. Vicki Ford, and Dr. Charlie Tyack.  (tbc very soon) to discuss ‘Wellbeing, feeding, and sleep’. The Chair of this session is Dr. Max Davie. This is the second 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 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 10 December – Medications and Physical health with Dr. Mark Lovell and Dr. Max Davie. The Chair of this session is Dr. Ann Ozsivadjian. 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. Vicki Ford
Dr. Vicki Ford

Dr. Vicki Ford is a Clinical Psychologist a specialist in ASD and part of the complex feeding team at Evelina London Children’s Hospital. She’s worked in both community teams and hospital settings now she works in a multidisciplinary team taking referrals from paediatricians primarily in the south-east of England.

Other resources from Dr. Vicki Ford via ACAMH

Podcast

Talks and discussion

  • ‘OpenHouse on Autism’ – Meal time stress and managing food sensitivities. Recorded lecture and discussion, the target audience is parents.
Dr. Charlie Tyack
Dr. Charlie Tyack

Dr. Charlie Tyack works in a paediatric sleep centre, with children and their families, to address chronic difficulties with sleep in the context of long term health conditions and neurodisabilities, including intellectual disabilities. He has extensive experience of working positively with people with autistic spectrum conditions.

Other resources from Dr. Charlie Tyack via ACAMH

  • ‘OpenHouse on Autism’ – In search of a bedtime routine. What to do when your child won’t sleep. Recorded lecture and discussion, the target audience is parents.
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

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