Publication Announcement

Eleanor Chatburn and colleagues have published their Health Foundation funded work on a conceptual model to guide healthcare organisations to access safety The paper is available under Open Access at: http://qualitysafety.bmj.com/content/early/2018/03/06/bmjqs-2017-007175​

Conference Announcement introducing Values-based Practice

Conference Announcement – Ashok Handa, David Crepaz-Keay, Peter Lyne and Bill Fulford are presenting three linked seminars introducing values-based practice at the NAIDEX conference in Birmingham, UK, April 26, 2018 For details please go to: https://bit.ly/2utVlyL

AiMH Advanced Study Day: Aesthetic Moments in Everyday Clinical Practice

“Aesthetic Moments in Everyday Clinical Practice: Inspiration and Innovation for Humane and Compassionate Care” The aim of this advanced study day will be for healthcare and allied workers to explore this topic. The next Aesthetics in Mental Health Group (AiMH) meeting will be a transdisciplinary Advanced Study Day. This will be held on Wednesday 31st […]

Conference Announcement – the Médicine de la Personne International Group

The Médicine de la Personne International Group is very pleased to announce a conference on Pratique et Science en Médecine in Paris – 25 – 28 July 2018 For details of the programme please go to: http://www.medecinedelapersonne.org/actualites/session-2018/mp-programme-web.pdf For more informations on the Médicine de la Personne International Group please go to: http://www.medecinedelapersonne.org/en

Meeting Announcement – Therapies for Voice Hearers

Therapies for Voice Hearers is pleased to announce: A Workshop of the Educational Voice-Hearing Network in the Collaborating Centre for Values-based Practice in Health and Social Care At the: The McInnes Room, The Warneford Hospital, Warneford Lane, Oxford OX3 7JX Date: Wednesday 27 June. Time 12 (noon) – 5 pm for more information and to book […]

Meeting announcement – the Whiteness Network

The Whiteness Network is very pleased to announce a meeting on IS MY ‘MENTAL DISORDER’ AN ACT? The meeting is being held in London – June 4th, 2018. Time 10am – 4pm. at St George’s University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 ORE. For details please see below [gview file=”https://valuesbasedpractice.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/18.03.16-Is-my-Mental-Disorder-an-Act.docx”]

Meeting Announcement

PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The Educational Voice Hearers Network is holding a Workshop on ‘Understanding Voices’ that will take place at Restore, an Oxford-based mental health charity, on the afternoon of Thursday 29 March from 13.45 pm until 16.30 pm. For details please see below [gview file=”https://valuesbasedpractice.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/A-Workshop-at-Restore-on-29-March.docx”]

Book Launch

We are delighted to announce that the French edition of Essential Values-based Practice will be launched at a meeting in Paris on March 16, 2018 – for details please See Below:

Conference announcement

The Educational Voice-Hearing Network is holding a conference on June 27 in Oxford on Therapies for Voice-Hearers For details and to register please see below [gview file=”https://valuesbasedpractice.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Therapies-for-Voice-Hearers.-27.6.2018.docx”]

Conference announcement

VBP contributions to 2018 Naidex Disability Conference, 25 26 April 2018, Birmingham NEC – free to attend! Naidex is Europe’s most exciting event dedicated to the disability, independent living and healthcare professional sectors – includes cutting-edge exhibitors, world-class CPD accredited seminars, live demos, 1-2-1 advice and unparalleled networking opportunities – and it’s absolutely free to attend […]

Conference announcement

Psychiatry and the Arts: The nature of the Human Person and the role of Aesthetics in Maintaining Mental Health – celebrating the Occasion of Malta European City of Culture – 13th – 14th July 2018, Malta    For the programme and speakers please see below [gview file=”https://valuesbasedpractice.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Flyer-Art-2.docx”]   For details and to book please see below   This Conference on Psychiatry and […]

Meeting of the Oxford Forum

Delusion and spiritual experience: a role for cultural values in mental health? – Oxford – Monday 5 March 2018 5.15 – 6.45 pm Open to all – attendance free – for details please see below [gview file=”https://valuesbasedpractice.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/Announcement-Delusions-and-spiritual-experience.docx”]

Conference Announcement

The INPP (International Network for Philosophy and Psychiatry) Conference 2018 will take place in Hong Kong, 4 – 6 October 2018, on the theme of History, Philosophy and Ethics of psychiatry: the State of Play in the 21st Century This is the first INPP Conference in South East Asia For details, to submit an abstract and to register, please go to […]

NEW NETWORK LAUNCHED

Following a successful Advanced Studies Seminar the NABC (Norms of Action and Belief in the Clinic) Network is now live A key objective of the Network is to explore the impact on translation of research into practice of unrecognised differences between the norms of belief guiding the development of evidence based guidelines and the norms of action […]

Conference Announcement and Call for Papers

The Inhuman Gaze and Perceiving Otherwise – a three-day multi-disciplinary international conference spanning the disciplines of philosophy, social cognition, psychiatry, psychology, and aesthetics – Paris, France, 6th – 9th June 2018 For details please go to: https://theinhumangaze.com

Invitation to Book Launch

Healthcare Values Partnership, Oxford, cordially invite you to the launch of Marketisation, Ethics and Healthcare: Policy Practice and Moral Formation – edited by Therese Feiler, Joshua Hordern and Andrew Papanikitas (Routledge, 2018) 20th February, 2018 7:00pm – 8:30pm at Harris Manchester College (Warrington Room), Mansfield Road, Oxford Please RSVP to lucy.rodwell@theology.ox.ac.uk For details of the book and to order please CLICK HERE 

New Network

The Values Based Interprofessional Education and Practice Network is now live! For details and how to join please CLICK HERE

Call for Submissions

The Section of Philosophy and Humanities in Psychiatry (SPHP) of the World Psychiatric Association welcomes submissions for a Special Symposium on Philosophy Humanities & Psychiatry for the WPA World Congress of Psychiatry, to be held in Mexico City, Mexico, 27-30 September 2018   For details please see below [gview file=”https://valuesbasedpractice.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/WPA-2018-call.docx”]

Voice-Hearing Network – Advanced Studies Seminar

On  ‘Alternative approaches for working with voice-hearers’ – St Catherine’s College – Wednesday 24 January 10am – 4pm For details please see below [gview file=”https://valuesbasedpractice.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Alternative-approaches-for-working-with-voice-hearers.-21.11.2017.-1.docx”]

Talking about Dying: the Video

The video kindly prepared by the Barnabus Fund of the Talking about Dying symposium moderated by Evan Davies at St Catherine’s College on November 16 2017 is now available at: https://adobe.ly/2CifSWm The symposium was hosted by The Collaborating Centre for Values-based Practice in Health and Social Care and the Oxford Healthcare Values Partnership

Realising the Value of Values-based Practice

VB CAMHS Network announced in Royal College of Psychiatrists CAMHS Faculty network newsletter by Leo Kroll (Network lead)    For details – please see the Newsletter and scroll to pages 20/21 or see below for the text of the article

NEW PUBLICATION in French –

A French translation of Essential Values-based Practice has just been announced The full reference is: K.W. M. (Bill) Fulford, E. Peile, & H. Caroll (2017). La Clinique fondée sur les valeurs : de la science aux personnes (transl. by A. Plagnol, B. Pachoud, F. Advenier, M. Darrason, R. Tevissen, J.-B. Trabut). Montrouge (France): Doin. For details and to […]

Announcement of voice hearing seminar and launch of network

January 24th, 2018, St Catherine’s College, Oxford For details please see below: [gview file=”https://valuesbasedpractice.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Alternative-approaches-for-working-with-voice-hearers.-21.11.2017..docx”] To register for the seminar and/or network please contact Roz Austin – places for the seminar are limited and will be offered on a ‘first come’ basis If you are interested in joining the network but cannot get to the seminar please […]

Call for Abstracts and Participation

In a conference on Global mental health and therapeutic assemblages: concepts, controversy and necessary tensions – University of Sheffield UK – February 12-13th 2018 For details please go to: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/global-mental-health-and-therapeutic-assemblages-concepts-controversy-and-necessary-tensions-tickets-39612412793?aff=es2

Evidence into Practice (and Back Again):

The Values Agenda – Final programme and call for participation – November 2 St Catherine’s College, Oxford For details of the programme and to register please see below [gview file=”https://valuesbasedpractice.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/17.10.12-Programme-for-Nov-2-FINAL.docx”]

‘Big Question’ session on Talking about Dying

Hosted by Evan Davies – Thursday November 16 5.00 to 7.00 at St Catherine’s College, Oxford – free but places offered on a first come basis – for further details and to register please SEE BELOW [gview file=”https://valuesbasedpractice.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/talking-about-Dying-Invite-Nov-2017Ver-final.docx”]

The Royal College of Psychiatrists has published a new College Report:

‘Core Values for Psychiatrists’ (CR204)  http://www.rcpsych.ac.uk/usefulresources/publications/collegereports/cr/cr204.aspx The Report: articulates and clarifies the values operating in psychiatry today. outlines 8 core values – Communication, Dignity, Empathy, Fairness, Honesty, Humility, Respect, Trust.  The values are developed into themes and principals covering all ages from the early developmental stages through to end-of-life care. complements and sits alongside the […]

New publication in Journal of Patient Experience

Regent Lee, Amy Jones, Felicity Woodgate, Kirthi Ballamkonda, Nicholas Killough, Lucy Fulford-Smith, Katherine Hurst, Ismail Cassimjee, and Ashok Handa – The Experience of Patients During the Clinical Management Pathway of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms at a NHS Trust Available from: DOI: 10.1177/2374373517715010 journals.sagepub.com/home/jpx OR down load a copy (for personal use only) [gview file=”https://valuesbasedpractice.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/AAA-Patient-Experiencepaper.pdf”] This paper is Copyright ©The Author(s) 2017. You may download […]

New publication on the Montgomery judgement

In Medical Law Review Jonathan Herring, Bill Fulford, Michael Dunn and Ashok Handa – Elbow Room for Best Practice? Montgomery, Patients’ Values, and Balanced Decision-making in Person-centred Clinical Care  Available now from: doi:10.1093/medlaw/fwx029 OR advice view online https://academic.oup.com/medlaw/advance-articles  OR down load a copy (for personal use only) [gview file=”https://valuesbasedpractice.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Montgomery-paper-Medical-Law-Review.pdf”] This paper is Copyright ©The Author 2017. You may download a copy for […]

New network launched

The VB CAMHs (Values-Based Child and Adolescent Mental Health system) Network has been launched to support implementation of the recommendations of the  report from The Values-based Child and Adolescent Mental Health System Commission. For more details or to join the Network please CLICK HERE

First International Symposium on Medical Humanities

The Centro de Humanidades, Facultad de Medicina Clínica Alemana Universidad del Desarrollo, Chile, is very pleased to announce its first International Symposium on Medical Humanities – for details please go to: http://humanidadesmedicas.udd.cl/

New Network pages now live!

In response to the success of the growing number of networks in the Collaborating Centre we have created a new section of the website and will be adding further materials over the next few weeks – see here

Call for Participation:

Inaugural Advanced Studies Seminar on ‘Evidence into Practice (and Back Again): the Values Agenda’, 2 November 2017, St Catherine’s College, Oxford – for details see below

Theory Network Announcement

Anna Bergqvist (Lead for the Theory Network) is a co-organiser of a conference on ‘Interdisciplinary Feminist Reflections on Law, Society and Care’ and is also giving a paper on ‘Risk and Relatedness: Feminist Reflections on Personality Disorders’ – all welcome – for details please see: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/feminist-reflections-on-law-society-and-care-tickets-34272828954

ANNOUNCEMENT

Susan Weeks has recently published on inter-professional education – see: http://dc.etsu.edu/ijhse/vol4/iss1/2/ .

Seminar series and follow up conference

At Christ Church College, Oxford on “Psychopathology of time and body”  – for details Click Here Psychopathology of time and body http://torch.ox.ac.uk/psychopathology-time-and-body-4 http://torch.ox.ac.uk/how-do-mentally-ill-people-experience-time

The Final Programme for the VBP Theory Group Network Advanced Studies Seminar

On ‘Language and the First-Person Perspective in Mental Health: An Interdisciplinary Advanced Seminar’ is now available at Language and the First-Person Perspective in Mental Health- An Interdisciplinary Advanced Seminar     If you are interested in this area or would like to attend please contact: : a.bergqvist@mmu.ac.uk

Meeting of the Theory Network

On Wednesday, May 31st 2017 At: The Collaborating Centre for Values-Based Practice, St Catherine’s College University of Oxford, Manor Road OX 1 3UJ. This one-day Advanced Seminar examines the theme of language and the first-person perspective from a number of disciplinary perspectives, with a particular focus upon the significance of these debates for people with people with mental health […]

TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH IMPACT PROGRAMME:

Lubomira Radoilska and the Philosophy Department of the University of Kent working in partnership with the Collaborating Centre are delighted to announce a programme of research exploring the Norms of Belief and the Norms of Action and how they influence research and practice.. For more information: 17.05.17 Norms of Belief and Action_Poster17 [gview file=”https://valuesbasedpractice.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/17.10.12-Programme-for-Nov-2-FINAL.docx”]

REVISED DATE and CALL

The Workshop on developing values-based nursing care for acute mental health practice in Nigeria has been moved to Tuesday 6th June 2017 – 9.00 – 5.00pm – St Catherine’s College Oxford   For details and a call for interested partners for this joint project between Universities of Lincoln and Nairobi please click here Collaborating Centre for Values Based Practice_announcement

Conference Announcement

19th INPP international conference – Madrid, 13th – 15th November 2017 – Psychiatry and Philosophy: Contributions of Neuroscience – preliminary programme available at :http://www.icpp-congress.com/

NEW COURSE in VALUE-BASED HEALTHCARE

The Department for Continuing Education are delighted to announce their new course in Healthcare Value 19-23 June 2017  Full details and information on how to apply can be found on the course webpage – www.conted.ox.ac.uk/healthcarevalue

Advanced Studies Conference: Hospitality and Mental Health

Institute for Social Aesthetics and Mental Health, Sigmund-Freud-University Vienna, and the Collaborating Centre for Values-based Practice, St. Catherine’s College, Oxford   Friday May 19th and Saturday May 20th 2017 [gview file=”https://valuesbasedpractice.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/17.03.18-Hospitality-Conference-Programme-May-2017-revised.docx”]  

Re: Brain and Mind seminars, St Hilda’s College. Oxford

Brain and Mind seminars, St Hilda’s College. Oxford – video recordings now available If you were unable to get to these seminars video recordings are now available to view at: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLN1N94pPcJro8YnqfPkqEKOsUt5ZB4Qil For information about the current series please click here

Brain and Mind Workshop – “Addiction and the Brain”

An interdisciplinary workshop in the Jacqueline Du Pre Music Building, St Hilda’s College, Oxford from 5 to 7  p.m on Thursday 4 May, 2017 will look at the problem of addiction from the perspectives of, Psychology, Neuroscience and Philosophy. There will be talks by psychologist Dr. Paolo DeLuca of Kings College London; neuroscientist  Prof. Jeff […]

Call for interested partners for a joint project between Universities of Lincoln and Nairobi Universities developing values-based nursing care for acute mental health

Developing values-based nursing care in acute mental health services in Kenya Lead: Mental Health, Health and Social Care (MH2aSC) research group, School of Health and Social Care, Lincoln University Proposed project with University of Nairobi: The universities of Nairobi and Lincoln have recently formed a research partnership to focus on the provision of values-based nursing […]

Conference Announcement “Hospitality and Mental Health”

A joint conference of the Institut for Social Aesthetics and Mental Health, Sigmund-Freud-University Vienna, and of the Collaborating Centre for Values-based Practice St. Catherine’s College, Oxford, Friday May 19th and Saturday May 20th 2017 For more information see 17.03.18-Hospitality-Conference-Programme-May-2017

ESRC Seminar – March 2017

On stories that potentially reconfigure relationships and social relations to encourage authentic power sharing. The seminar provides an opportunity for debate between service users/survivors, carers, academics and professionals from voluntary and public organisations. At the University of York, March 3rd 2017. Click here for more information  

“Sleep and the Brain”

An interdisciplinary workshop in the JdP Music Building, St Hilda’s College, from 5 to 7.15 p.m on Thursday, 2 February, 2017 Click here for more information

Alternatives to CAMHS Inpatient Care

Conference on Alternatives to CAMHS Inpatient Care on Friday 6thJanuary 2017 at New Hunt’s House, Guy’s Campus, King’s College London, SE1 1UL

Launch of the Report of the Commission for Values-based CAHMs

The report of the Commission for Values-based CAHMs (Child and Adolescent Mental Health System Commission) was launched on November 7th at a reception at the House of Lords hosted by Commission Chair Baroness Tyler The full report and a summary version can be downloaded from Full Text Downloads or via the Royal College of Psychiatrists’ website

PRIMARY CARE ETHICS

In February 2017 the Collaborating Centre for Values Based Practice will host an Advanced Study Seminar to explore a notional field of primary healthcare ethics and ways that it might advance the public good. We will discuss: Can healthcare ethics be mapped to a robust notion of primary care? Whom does it concern? What disciplinary […]

Montgomery and Me Conference Registration

The Management Team for The Collaborating Centre for Values-based Practice has been made aware that there have been problems in registering for the upcoming Montgomery and Me Conference: Implementing the new Standard for Consent to Treatment in Medicine and Healthcare at St Catherine’s College, Oxford on Friday October 28th 2016. If you have tried to […]

V Open Seminar on Philosophy and Psychiatry – Institute of Philosophy at the Maria Curie-Sklodowska University in Lublin, November 29-30th 2016

5th OPEN SEMINAR ON PHILOSOPHY AND PSYCHIATRY: ANTHROPOLOGY Of EXPERIENCE IN MENTAL HEALTH Institute of Philosophy at the Maria Curie-Sklodowska University in Lublin, November 29-30th 2016 The central themes of the conference are concepts of experience, understanding, emotions and all the perspectives close to experience. Philosophical and anthropological implications and their consequences for the comprehension […]

Brain and Mind: From Concrete to Abstract

The popular St Hilda’s “Brain and Mind – from Concrete to Abstract” series of workshops continues this academic year. For Michaelmas Term, the topic is “Depression and the Brain”. The topic will be discussed from the point of view of neuroscience, psychology/psychiatry and philosophy. Three eminent speakers will give talks and arising questions will be […]

Advanced Studies Seminar: The Montgomery Ruling: Impacts on Philosophy of Medicine and Bioethics

The Collaborating Centre for Values-based Practice in Health and Social Care 9 November 2016, St Catherine’s College, Oxford, Call for Proposals Deadline: August 31st 2016 We are pleased to announce the call for papers for the forthcoming Advanced Studies Seminar entitled “The Montgomery Ruling: Impacts on Philosophy of Medicine and Bioethics”. The seminar will be 9 November […]

‘Anatomy of Collaboration’ launched by Collaborate with Oxford University Collaborating Centre and London South Bank University

Find out more about Collaborate’s work by visiting www.collaboratei.com ‘Anatomy of Collaboration’ launched by Collaborate with Oxford University Collaborating Centre and London South Bank University Collaboration is crucial to the sustainability of health and social care services, but Sustainability and Transformation plans and integrated care will fail if we do not build readiness to collaborate properly. In […]

Seminar 3: Contemporary Developments in Healthcare Practice: a help and/or hindrance to power-sharing

Dear Colleague, We are pleased to announce the third seminar in the ESRC Seminar Series ‘Reimagining professionalism in mental health: towards co-production’ Seminar 3: Contemporary Developments in Healthcare Practice: a help and/or hindrance to power-sharing University of Leeds, 19 July 2016 Please click here to register This seminar will consider co-production in the light of new practices […]

Personalised medicine: the promise, the hype and the pitfalls

September 9th 2016, 9am-5pm Richard Doll Building, Oxford, OX3 7LF University of Oxford, Healthcare Values Partnership. Supported by the Wellcome Trust.Speakers include: Tim Maughan (Professor of Clinical Oncology, University of Oxford) Joshua Hordern (Associate Professor of Christian Ethics, University of Oxford) Steve Sturdy (Professor of the Sociology of Medical Knowledge, University of Edinburgh) Sian Rees (Director, Oxford Health Experiences […]

ILC Conference

The International Learning Collaborative (ILC) Annual Conference and Summit Founded in 2008, the International Learning Collaborative, is a member-based organisation of international academics, clinicians and leaders. Its goal is to transform the way in which care is delivered in high tech environments and to elevate the standard of fundamental care globally. Since 2012 the ILC […]

Successful research bid by the Critical Values Based Practice Network

The Nottingham Ideal Ward Round Project supported by the Critical Values Based Practice Network have been awarded £7000 by the Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust as part of funding designed to support NICE guidelines. The funding will enable the development and implementation of an educational resource which aims to promote transparency and dialogue within key […]

Collaborate CIC, the Collaborating Centre for Values-based Practice at St Catherine’s College, Oxford University, and London South Bank University are delighted to announce an ambitious programme of work exploring the future of collaboration in services to the public

[gview file=”https://valuesbasedpractice.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/16.02.03-Public-Service-Roundtables-Programme-UPGATE-w-SB-in-1.pdf”] Although the seminars are by invitation only we welcome expressions of interest including examples of good practice and proposals for collaborations that will help us build a new values-based approach to collaborative public management For expressions of interest please contact us via the link on the right

Montgomery and Me: Implementing the New Standard for Consent to Treatment in Medicine and Healthcare

The Collaborating Centre for Values-based Practice at St Catherine’s College, and The Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Oxford, are delighted to announce a one day conference Where? St. Catherine’s College, Oxford When? Friday October 28th 2016 [gview file=”https://valuesbasedpractice.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/25.1.16-Montgomery-and-Me-First-Announcement-DRAFT-4.pdf”]

Values and Ethics in Mental Health – An Exploration for Practice

NEW PUBLICATION – IMPORTANT NEW PUBLICATION IN VALUES-BASED PRACTICE – TO BE PUBLISHED 20TH NOVEMBER 2015  IN PALGRAVE MACMILLAN’S NEW SERIES FOUNDATIONS OF MENTAL HEALTH PRACTICE Values and Ethics in Mental Health. An Exploration for Practice by Alastair Morgan, Anne Felton, Bill (K.W.M) Fulford, Jayasree Kalathil and Gemma Stacey. This book provides a comprehensive and exploratory […]

Seminar – Reimagining professionalism in mental health: towards co-production

[gview file=”https://valuesbasedpractice.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Seminar-Reimagining-professionalism-in-mental-health.pdf”] Please apply for bursaries by 30 November by following this link and fill out the form How to register for a place: Please follow this link to register for a place before the 10 December and for more detail See our Blog