Oxford 2022 Summer School in Philosophy and Psychiatry  

Mind, Value and Mental Health: Philosophy and Psychiatry Summer School

14-15 July 2022, St Hilda’s College, University of Oxford

Delivered by experts in the field, the summer school will explore the areas in which the philosophy of mind and ethics, or the philosophy of value, make contact with issues about mental health. This interactive two-day programme will include guest lectures and seminars, and will consist of presentations by seminar leaders and collaborative talks providing opportunities for substantial dialogue between philosophers, clinicians, scientists and others. For more information and to register visit https://www.philosophy.ox.ac.uk/event/philosophy-and-psychiatry-summer-school-2022
Early bird rates will be offered to all bookings made before 14 April 2022.

Mental Health week of Action

The loss of Dalian Atkinson, ex-professional footballer, raises the huge issues of listening and loneliness affecting more players, coaches, managers and their families in the UK. The Professional Footballers Association in alliance with the United Family and Friends campaign, aims to raise the huge impact on our physical, mental health and safety in and outside of the profession

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Celebrating Seni’s Law

Royal College of Psychiatrists and Whiteness and Race Equality Network
Celebrating Seni’s Law

We aim to celebrate with a special coproduction session recognising the unique genius of Ajibola Lewis; a modern day political activist, who turned pain into political change.  

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