We were delighted to welcome Dr. Mark Lovell and Dr. Steph Carr, with a session that will focus on ‘Behaviour that challenges’. The Chair for this session was Dr. Max Davie. This is the third of the ‘NDC Learning Series’ aimed at health professionals who come into contact with children and young people who have Neurodevelopmental conditions (NDCs).
Slides from the session
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.
- 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!
Other sessions in the series
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. 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
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
Talks and discussions
- Neurodevelopmental assessment, the basics – Dr. Max Davie
- What mental health professionals working with CYP need to know about child development – Dr. Max Davie