• 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

  • Announcement of meeting from the Whiteness and Race Equality Network

    Announcement of meeting from the Whiteness and Race Equality Network

    Urban Football Festival, London, October 28: a Black History Month Event For more information and to book a place please see below

  • 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

  • ESRC seminar on co-production in mental health:

    Implications for education and training

  • ‘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

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • Conference announcement from the Whiteness and Race Equality Network ‘Is my diagnosis R/WHITE?’

    For details including how to book a free place please see below Numbers are limited so places will be offered on a first come first served basis

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]