Events

Our vision isSharing best evidence, improving practice’ to this end we run a series of events throughout the year to work towards this. All events are centred around evidence-based research, and our speakers are some of the leading lights in the field. ACAMH is a charity, and we receive no government funding, nor do we ask for donations. We try to keep our costs as low as possible, and provide many events completely free.

ACAMH Members receive a discount to events, please considering joining and become part of the advancement of child and adolescent mental health.

All bookings all processed online, for those events where there is a charge you can pay by debit/credit card. If you are having difficulty signing up to an event do please email events@acamh.org or call +44 (0)20 7403 7458.

  • Dr. Stephanie Ameis

    ADHD in CYP with autism, and pharmacological treatment – CAMHS around the Campfire

    FREE virtual journal club #CAMHScampfire welcomes Dr. Stephanie Ameis as we discuss her JCPP ‘Practitioner Review: Pharmacological treatment of attention‐deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms in children and youth with autism spectrum disorder: a systematic review and meta‐analysis’. 17.00 UK, 18.00 CET, 12 noon EST. ACAMH Members attending will be eligible for a CPD certificate.

    Event type
    Informal Journal Club
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  • Dr. Dennis Ougrin

    Therapeutic Assessment for Adolescents with Self-Harm

    Therapeutic Assessment (TA) for self-harm is a brief emergency intervention, developed by Dr. Dennis Ougrin, Dr. Toby Zundel, and Dr. Audrey Ng that forms an organic part of the psychosocial assessment following a self-harming incident. Do please consider booking on our FREE sessions ‘Addressing self-harm in schools – a priority for all’, at which Dr. Dennis Ougrin will be speaking.

    Event type
    Talk
    Location
    LIVE STREAM
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  • ADHD_may21

    ADHD Masterclass; The evolving concept, existing challenges, and interventions

    A must for clinicians and researchers. A new lecture from Professor Edmund Songua-Barke which includes an exploration of the neurodiversity movement for ADHD, plus Professor Samuele Cortese’s talk includes discussions on pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments for ADHD. Limited numbers, this will sell-out so book now.

    Event type
    2 day training
    Location
    Online
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  • Professor Tony Attwood

    Tony Attwood on Autism – 4 different seminars

    Four different webinars delivered by Tony Attwood. Book on more than one and get a discounted rate. 1. Managing Anxiety 2. The Cognitive Profile Associated with Autism 3. Developing the Friendship Abilities of Autistic Children in Primary School 4. Adolescent Issues for Autistic Teenagers

    Event type
    Live Stream
    Location
    LIVE STREAM
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  • Tizard 21

    Child and adolescent mental health: Learning How to Teach – 2021 Jack Tizard Memorial Lecture and Conference

    NOW FREE! A unique opportunity for everyone involved in teaching/training in child and adolescent mental health to learn from national and international experts innovative and effective ways to deliver high-quality teaching and training.

    Event type
    2 Day National Conference
    Location
    Online
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  • Sad student in school uniform is crying sad alone on the bench in the park after school.

    Addressing self-harm in schools – a priority for all

    These FREE sessions are an absolute must for those working in an educational setting. Practical, evidence-based examples and advice from world-leading experts. There is also a second session on Tuesday 22 June with different content and speakers. Booking gives access to both.

    Event type
    Live Stream
    Location
    LIVE STREAM
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  • CAIDPN 2021 Annual Conference

    This event is produced by CAIDPN, a group of psychiatrists across the UK and Ireland who work with children who have an intellectual disability and mental health needs. The event is open to all clinicians working in Child and Adolescent Mental Health and Intellectual Disability and other groups with special interest in the topics being presented.

    Event type
    Live Stream
    Location
    LIVE STREAM
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  • Protected: CAIDPN 2021 Annual Conference – CAIDPN Members only

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  • boy and girl with surfboards

    Moor, Sea and Play: supporting young people’s mental health outdoors

    The Devon and Cornwall ACAMH Branch offer guaranteed fun as part of the session will encourage you to ‘get up and get out’. The focus will be on how the outdoors can be beneficial for young people’s mental health, and help to keep them healthy and happy. Speakers will tell us about their work on adventurous play, surfing, and nature-based education.

    Event type
    Live Stream
    Location
    LIVE STREAM
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