Enhancing learning and teaching about mental health across the disciplines
The critical values based practice network comprises of practitioners and academics from the statutory, private and voluntary sector working within mental health. It focuses on education, research and practice which attempts to critique and address the barriers to implementing values based practice in mental health in-patient settings. We have an explicit focus on exploring professional and organisational power structures which underpin these barriers. This position informs educational and…Continue
Added by Jill Anderson on April 29, 2016 at 14:30 — No Comments
HEFCE recently held two conferences regarding student mental health and wellbeing.
The conferences provided an opportunity for colleagues from across the higher education and mental health sectors to come together and discuss how higher education providers can strategically respond to the growing demand from students for services and provision.
The conference built on the work undertaken for the HEFCE review of provision and support for disabled students and the subsequent…Continue
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Patient Experience Journal (PXJ) is an international, multidisciplinary, and multi-method, open-access, peer-reviewed journal engaging research, proven practices and a range of perspectives, inclusive of patients and families, focused on understanding and improving patient experience. PXJ is designed to share ideas and reinforce key concepts that impact the delivery of service, safety and quality and their influence on the experience of patients,…Continue
Added by Jill Anderson on April 18, 2016 at 12:30 — No Comments
Social Work Education: The International Journal publishes articles of a critical and reflective nature concerned with the theory and practice of social care and social work education at all levels. It presents a forum for international debate on important issues and provides an opportunity for the expression of new ideas and proposals on the structure and content of social care and social work education, training and development. In this way, the journal makes a vital…Continue
Added by Jill Anderson on April 17, 2016 at 14:09 — No Comments
From the Recovery in the Bin website. A useful teaching resource.
"Following a few comments on our Facebook Group, about how some of us were lounging about in our PJs on a Sunday afternoon, a discussion about how women’s appearance and behaviour can affect how we are seen and treated in the mental health system. Joanna said there was potential for a conference and research on the issue of women’s appearance in Mental Health services as it impacts on diagnosis,…Continue
We need to replace our External Examiner for our PG Cert. Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP) programme at the University of Central Lancashire ASAP. If anyone is interested, I am hoping that they can get in touch with me on …Continue
Added by Jill Anderson on April 5, 2016 at 14:25 — No Comments
The Core Curriculum for Sociology in UK Undergraduate Medical Education is now available. This document provides a robust, evidence and practice-based means of linking sociological knowledge, content and topics to the GMC’s higher-level outcomes.Continue
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