Depression

  • Dr. Georgia Pavlopoulou

    Research around the Campfire: Neurodivergent Researchers

    The theme of this ‘Research around the Campfire’ will focus on how researchers deal with their lived experience on the subject they are researching. As our example we will be talking with neurodiverse researchers, Dr. Blandine French, Dr. Georgia Pavlopoulou (pic), and Dr. Ruth Moyse, about how their lived experience impacts and influences their research. It will be authentic discussion, with open dialogue, in a safe space, encourage participation from delegates via the chat and question and answer options online.

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    Research around the Campfire
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    Antidepressants for children and teenagers: what works?

    Prescriptions for teenagers are rising. Research has found that the number of 12 to 17 year olds prescribed antidepressants more than doubled between 2005 and 2017. More recent information suggests that prescriptions have continued to increase, especially during the pandemic.

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    Depression: Identifying and Supporting Children and Young People

    This FREE webinar covers an especially important topic, particularly following the pandemic, as children may struggle to articulate how they are feeling, and parents/teachers may not know how to approach the child. It is also important as many people perceive children are resilient and will ‘spring back’, however this view may be harmful for children who need help.

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    Talk with Q&A
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    FREE live stream
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    Addiction & Substance Use – Ask The Expert (recording)

    For this session for teachers and education professionals we welcomed Dr. Paolo Deluca to share his knowledge and insights into addiction and substance use amongst young people.

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    Bereavement – Pedagogy in practice

    This free Bereavement session is exclusively for teachers and school leaders, and Chartered College of Teaching Members. ACAMH is delighted to have teamed up with the Chartered College of Teaching to present these FREE online training series entitled ‘Pedagogy in practice’.

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    Pedagogy in practice
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    CARIBOU-1: A pilot controlled trial of an Integrated Care Pathway for the treatment of depression in adolescents

    Background – To co-ordinate a multidisciplinary team in the delivery of guideline recommendations using a measurement-based care framework, our group previously developed a care pathway for the treatment of depression in adolescents. Darren B. Courtney et al

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    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.

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    Talk with Q&A
    Location
    LIVE STREAM
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  • Dr. Andrés Martin

    Destigmatizing Perceptions About Black Adolescent Depression

    For this podcast, we are joined by Dr. Andrés Martin, Dr. Jose Paez, and Dr. Doron Amsalem to discuss their co-authored paper ‘Destigmatizing Perceptions About Black Adolescent Depression, Randomized Control Trial of Brief Social Contact-based Video Interventions’, recently published in the JCPP.

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    Childhood Adversity: Recovery, Resilience and Prevention Seminars

    BOOKINGS CLOSE TUESDAY 3 MAY at 12 noon. A series of four virtual half-day seminars have been organised by ACAMH in collaboration with Child and Family Training (CFT). Don’t miss this chance to attend four half-day online seminars, and NINE practitioner guides PLUS associated licences, and SAVE up to £50! Over 10 hours of online training, with access to the recording for 28 days, PLUS 4 CPD certificates emailed to you for each of the sessions.

    Event type
    4 half day training online
    Location
    LIVE STREAM
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  • Prof. Edmund Sonuga Barke

    JCPP Editorial: Volume 62, Issue 12, December 2021

    Editorial: Do lockdowns scar? Three putative mechanisms through which COVID-19 mitigation policies could cause long-term harm to young people’s mental health by Edmund Sonuga-Barke and Pasco Fearon

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