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First Annual Conference - Faculty for Children, Young People and their Families (Scotland)

Thursday 17th September 2015 at Stirling Court Hotel

This is a CPD and professional networking event.

Learning Outcomes

The Annual Faculty Conference will provide delegates the opportunity to hear about clinical developments and research work with children and adolescents in both a national and local context, and how this relates to government policy. There is also opportunity for networking and influencing future directions for the Faculty in Scotland, supported by the UK wide group.

Keynote Speakers

Carolyn Wilson
Children and Families Directorate, Edinburgh
Lead Policy Officer, Family Nurse Partnership
Child and Maternal Health Division

Dr Helen Minnis
Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Academic Unit of Mental Health and Wellbeing
University of Glasgow

The remainder of the event will be populated by;

  • Clinical staff from across Scotland representing innovation in clinical psychology service delivery
  • Clinical staff, related organisations

Who is the course intended for?

All psychology and related staff across Scotland i.e. clinical psychologists, assistants, trainees, psychology associates

If you have any queries please contact us via the event hotline on 01332 224506


Thursday 17th September 2015

Draft Agenda

09:45Registration and Refreshments
10:15Keynote Speaker - Carolyn Wilson, Lead Policy Officer, Family Nurse Partnership, Edinburgh
10:45Clinical Keynote Speaker - Dr Helen Minnis, Professor of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Glasgow
11:15Refreshment Break
11:45Updates from NHS Education Scotland Judy Thomson Director of Training for Psychology Services NES
13:25National Service and Practice Updates
13:30Laura Dolan - Ayrshire & Arran, Developing Early Intervention Provision with Ayrshire & Arran CAMHS
13:30Simon Smith - Greater Glasgow and Clyde, The development of a post ASD diagnosis care pathway
13:30Gwen Keenan and Irene Cronin - Greater Glasgow and Clyde, Multi Dimensional Treatment Foster Care From Needs Assessment to Developing Services: Developments in Local Authority Residential Child Care and Treatment Foster Care
15:00Faculty Speaker TBC
15:30Refreshment Break
16:00Event Close


Stirling Court Hotel

University of Stirling, Stirling, FK9 4LA, Scotland •  Website•  Directions

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