14 June 2019
Scottish Paediatric Society Summer Meeting, Kirkcaldy. Hosted by Dr Jamie Cruden, consultant paediatrician, this year’s event will include 6 clinical case and 6 research/audit/QI presentations and 2 guest speakers. The call for abstracts is now open.
19 June 2019
Supporting LGBTU Young People, Horsham. This training will explore the issues and challenges that Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans or Unsure (of their sexual orientation or gender identity) children and young people face, how they are impacted by these, and how best to support them and will demonstrate ways to make services safer and more LGBT inclusive by exploring ways of identifying and challenging homophobia, bi and transphobia at home, school, college or work.
25 June 2019
An Introduction to Young People’s Health, Bristol. This session is aimed at those who work directly with young people. The first half of the day will provide a strong overview and understanding of what exactly is young people’s mental health. It will then go on to offer insight into the tools and techniques practitioners have found most useful over the years and how they can be adapted as 1:1 and group interventions within your setting.
26 June 2019
Working with Anxious Young People, Leeds. This CAMHS training course focuses on supporting children and young people (aged 9-18) to overcome the impact of anxiety on their lives. From a theoretical foundation it introduces and explores a range of practical interventions which are directly applicable to working in both school and community settings.
30 June – 3 July 2019
Student Health Association Conference, Sheffield. The 71st annual Student Health Association Conference will cover topics including mental health, sexual health and travel health and will include a variety of sessions for admin staff.
8 July 2019
Children and Young People’s Continuing Care Workshop, Huntingdon. This free workshop will consider questions such as: How do we get a joint understanding of children and young people’s continuing care framework and recommendations, what is NHS children’s continuing care, how and when to make a referral and how do we reach a recommendation?
24 July 2019
Voice of the Child Conference, Leeds. This free child led conference will focus on the mental health and wellbeing of children and young people involved in family law proceedings. The event will include interactive workshops led by children and young people and key note speeches from Sir Andrew McFarlane, President of the Family Division and Nadhim Zahawi MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Children and Families.To request a place, email Claire at FJYPB@cafcass.gov.uk
18 & 19 September 2019
The International Conference of Adolescent Health – Coming of Age 2019, Windsor. This two day conference is aimed at clinicians and researchers, focusing on adolescent health issues and solutions with
influential plenary and keynote speakers, contributions from young people, workshops and networking opportunities.