Register Now: Older People’s Champions Network Event

Date: Wednesday 30th November 2016
Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm
Venue: Room C16, MSS Tower (Sackville Street area – formerly the UMIST campus), University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL (maps and directions)

This event is open to existing Older People’s Champions in IAPT services and also those practitioners who are interested in developing their knowledge and clinical skills for working with older people.

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An introduction to working with groups workshop

15th November 2016
University of Salford, Manchester
Cost: £250 + VAT per person

Have you wondered about setting up a group and want to have the skills to plan and facilitate it effectively? Or perhaps you’re already running a group and want to increase your capacity to understand and manage group dynamics? This one day experiential workshop will give you a chance to explore some key areas, from a practical perspective, aimed at helping you plan and run groups effectively.

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IAPT Interpersonal Psychotherapy Course Leeds (IPT)

We are pleased to confirm commissioning of the following adult IAPT training in Leeds for 2016-17 (organised by The Northern School of Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy (NSCAP) working in collaboration with the training providers). This training is free for candidates based in the Yorkshire and Humber and North West regions who meet the eligibility criteria. 

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Next steps for transforming caring for people with learning disabilities: funding, integration and community care

27th January 2017
Central London

Guest of Honour: Professor Jane Cummings, Chief Nursing Officer, NHS England

With local Transforming Care Partnerships (TCPs) beginning their work, this timely seminar will provide an opportunity to assess future policy priorities for people with learning disabilities across health and social care.

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Job Vacancy: Clinical Psychologist & Counselling Psychologist

Main area: Military Veterans
Grade NHS AfC: Band 8a
Permanent Contract (37.5 hours per week)
Site: Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust, Humphrey House Town, Bury
Closing date: 20/11/2016 23:59

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a suitably qualified and experienced Clinical psychologist/counselling psychologist/therapist who is also experienced in line management and clinical supervision, to join a specialist service delivering psychological therapies to veterans of the British Armed Forces.

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Recruiting now for spring 2017

Fully funded Postgraduate Certificate in Professional Practice (Health Service Leadership)

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Launch of Mental Health SPS Findings & Update on Rotherham Long Term Conditions SPS

Dissemination Event -Friday 4th November 2016
9.30am - 12.45pm New York Stadium, Rotherham, S60 1AH

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Invitation for IAPT therapists to participate in research on clinical decision-making

Colleagues at the University of Leeds are conducting a new study into clinical decision-making, led by Afshan Chaudary.

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Would you like to learn more about digital health?

Digital technologies for health and social care offer enormous potential to improve patient or service user outcomes, staff productivity, reduce errors and extend conventional care. The Digital Health course at the University of Cumbria has been designed for individuals working in any field of health or social care, whether as practitioners, managers or commissioners.

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NICE annual conference 18-19 May 2017

Innovation. Affordability. Transformation.

What works? And how much does it cost? NICE Annual Conference 2017 will discuss the big challenges facing the health and care sector.

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