Events

Hearing Voices in Brazil

When: October 5, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Niamos Radical Arts & Cultural Centre, Warwick Street Manchester M15 5EU

Screening of a award winning film followed by a discussion with 9 Brazilian mental health professionals. The film will be followed by a discussion about Mental Health in Brazil with 9 mental health workers from[…]

Psychosis: Origins, Experience and Meaning

Psychosis: Origins, Experience and Meaning

When: June 26, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm

  A one day conference organised by ISPS UK Southcoast Network in collaboration with Soteria Brighton, Hearing Voices Brighton and the Spiritual Crisis Network Brighton Book here This ticketed event is open to practitioners, people[…]

Extreme Experiences – Mental Illnesses or Dangerous Gifts?

Extreme Experiences – Mental Illnesses or Dangerous Gifts?

When: June 8, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

    This is a talk for people interested in exploring experiences of “mental illness” outside of a traditional medical model framework. Those of us who are more sensitive and tend towards extreme experiences have abilities[…]

Placing psychosocial approaches to psychosis at the heart of health & social care- Preston

Placing psychosocial approaches to psychosis at the heart of health & social care- Preston

When: February 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Preston Quaker Meeting House, 189 Saint George's Road, Preston, PR1 6NQ

Description The panel will each give a twenty minute talk about the challenges and successes in regard to placing psychosocial approaches to psychosis at the heart of health and social care. Then we will open[…]

Psychosis and Institutional Racism: ISPS UK Conference and AGM

Psychosis and Institutional Racism: ISPS UK Conference and AGM

When: November 13, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Where: Amnest International, 25 New Inn Yard, London EC2A 3EA, UK

Psychosis and institutional racism  Institutional racism is sometimes viewed as the elephant in the room in mental health and psychosis. We know that people from racialised minorities are more likely to be diagnosed with schizophrenia,[…]

Placing psychosocial approaches to psychosis at the heart of the NHS- Belfast

Placing psychosocial approaches to psychosis at the heart of the NHS- Belfast

When: November 27, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Olympic 3 Room, Clayton Hotel Belfast, 22 Ormeau Ave, Belfast BT2 8HS, UK

Placing psychosocial approaches to psychosis at the heart of the NHS Join us in Belfast on 27 November 2018, 18.00-20.00, for an evening of dialogue with guest panel featuring May McCann, Jamie Murphy, Ciaran Shannon and Clive[…]

Compassion & Compulsion: exploring the tensions faced by service users & clinicians when people experience psychosis.

When: July 31, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: St Cuthbert's Church, Lytham Road, Fulwood, PR2 3AR

David Pilgrim will do a presentation about the issues faced by mental health services when using coercion. Jen Kilyon and Neil Caton will then give a response to the paper after which we will open[…]

Placing psychosocial approaches to psychosis at the heart of the NHS

When: February 19, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: St Cuthberts Church, Lytham Rd, Fulwood, Preston PR2 3AR, UK

Book your ticket for an evening of discussion and reflection around psychosocial approaches to psychosis, in Preston, Lancashire, on Monday 19th February. The panel will each give a ten minute talk about the challenges and[…]

Re-visioning Mental Health through Coproduction

When: May 10, 2016 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Where: BPS Offices, 30 Tabernacle St, London EC2A 4UE, UK

A joint conference of ISPS-UK and PCMH* Faculty Coproduction takes collaboration between experts by experience and experts by training as the basis for re-visioning a modern mental health service. This conference explores how coproduction works and[…]

The 20th International Congress of the ISPS: Making Real Change Happen

The 20th International Congress of the ISPS: Making Real Change Happen

When: August 30, 2017 – September 3, 2017 all-day
Where: Liverpool, UK

Making Real Change Happen 30 August – 3 September @ University of Liverpool See: www.isps2017uk.org Parallel sessions: Schedule Download: ISPS International Flyer Program: http://programme.exordo.com/isps2017/ Deadline for Abstracts: 1 December 2016 Deadline for Early Bird Bookings: 31[…]