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. Matti Cervin

    CAMHS around the Campfire journal club – Technology-delivered CBT for pediatric anxiety disorders

    FREE SESSION. For this session we are pleased to welcome Dr. Matti Cervin (pic), Lund University and Dr Tobias Lundgren, Associate Professor, Karolinska Institutet, to discuss their JCPP paper ‘Technology-delivered cognitive-behavioral therapy for pediatric anxiety disorders: a meta-analysis of remission, posttreatment anxiety, and functioning’.

    Event type
    Informal Journal Club
    Location
    LIVE STREAM
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  • Chloe Chessell

    Myth Busting Anxiety

    As part of our Myth Busting series we are putting on this FREE webinar, to look at the evidence-base, focus on the facts, and bust some myths when it comes to Anxiety. It’s aimed at parents, mental health professionals, special education professionals, and those with an interest in Anxiety. Join our hosts Chloe Chessell and get involved in the Q&A.

    Event type
    Myth Busting
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  • JCPP Advances

    JCPP Advances First Year Anniversary

    FREE livestream event celebrating the one-year anniversary of JCPP Advances, our high quality, high impact open access journal. Join us for a series of short lectures from leading researchers, academics and practitioners in the field of child and adolescent mental health for this special celebration.

    Event type
    Live Stream
    Location
    Online
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  • Dr. David Trickey

    Understanding Trauma – Ask The Expert

    FREE ONLINE EVENT FOR TEACHERS. Join David Trickey as he shares his knowledge and insights into children’s responses to traumatic events, when it might become problematic, how it might present itself, and why schools make perfect therapeutic environments to support young people.

    Event type
    Teacher Exclusive Event
    Location
    LIVE STREAM
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  • Anxiety

    Updates on Anxiety in children and adolescents – Jack Tizard International Conference

    The 2022 ACAMH Jack Tizard International Conference on Anxiety will be a unique opportunity to hear the latest research trends and their implications for clinical practice.

    Event type
    International Conference - 2 day online
    Location
    LIVE STREAM
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  • Elementary,School,Teacher,Helping,Pupils,Wearing,Uniform,As,They,Work

    Anxiety – Pedagogy in practice

    ACAMH are delighted to have teamed up with the Chartered College of Teaching to present a FREE online training series, ‘Pedagogy in practice’, exclusively for teachers and Chartered College of Teaching Members. The first of these session looks at Anxiety, something that pupils, and us, at some point, have all experienced.

    Event type
    Pedagogy in practice
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  • Assistant Professor Dr. Akhgar Ghassabian

    CAMHS around the Campfire journal club – Adolescent gender diversity: sociodemographic correlates and mental health outcomes in the general population

    FREE SESSION. For this session we are pleased to welcome Assistant Professor Dr. Akhgar Ghassabian, Department of Pediatrics, New York University School of Medicine to discuss her JCPP paper ‘Adolescent gender diversity: sociodemographic correlates and mental health outcomes in the general population’.

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  • Dr. Sarah Parry

    Myth Busting Hearing Voices

    As part of our Myth Busting series we are putting on this FREE webinar, to look at the evidence-base, focus on the facts, and bust some myths when it comes to Hearing Voices. It’s aimed at parents, mental health professionals, special education professionals, and those with an interest in mental health. Join our host Dr Sarah Parry, Clinical Psychologist and Practice Fellow, Manchester Metropolitan University, who specialises in trauma and children’s mental health.

    Event type
    FREE live stream
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  • How to cope - book cover

    How to Cope When Your Child Can’t: How parents can help themselves and each other

    This free session uses the latest evidence-based research, and examples from parents to help us understand what we can and cannot do; to help us to accept any distress, worry, anxiety, sadness or loss of control in our situations; to see that we can tolerate these things; and to know that there are ways to move forward.

    Event type
    FREE live stream
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  • Teacher,Teaching,Lesson,To,Elementary,School,Pupils

    Sleep – Pedagogy in practice

    This FREE online event is exclusively for teachers and school leaders, and offers insights into best practice in supporting children and adolescents to understand sleep and the importance of good quality sleep, building on the latest evidence base. 

    Event type
    Teacher Exclusive Event
    Location
    LIVE STREAM
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