Create Hope By Spreading Stigma?
Great post from Kirsten Bellows - Canadian E by E
Any thoughts on this campaign?
Added by julie gosling on November 30, 2013 at 20:16 —
I've been collating a LIST of these.
Is this helpful? ('like' the post if so)
Which do you make use of? What others should be added?
Added by Jill Anderson on November 29, 2013 at 17:46 —
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS IS 31st DECEMBER!
Please read below for more details, and submit your idea in no more than 250 words by email to:
or by post to: The Liverpool Mental Health Consortium, 151 Dale Street, Liverpool, L2 2AH
The International Network Toward Alternatives and Recovery (INTAR) in partnership with the Liverpool Clinical…
Added by Jill Anderson on November 29, 2013 at 17:31 —
This book emerged out of our community-based website, www.theicarusproject.net, which has been helping a brilliant and disparate group of folks talk about “bipolar disorder” and related madness in ways that make sense to us, the people struggling with our own mental health, and help us live better lives rather than backing us into corners. This collection of writing, now in its tenth printing, began as a way of bringing these conversations onto… Continue
Added by Jill Anderson on November 29, 2013 at 11:36 —
Getting to Know You:
This resource will help a learner to understand what 'person-centred practice' is by completing a one-page profile about themself.
On their profile they can record how they'd like people to help them, if and when they need care and support. They will then be able to help the people they support to create their own one-page profiles.…
Added by Jill Anderson on November 29, 2013 at 11:15 —
The Dementia Engagement & Empowerment Project (DEEP) aims to explore, support, promote and celebrate groups and projects led by or actively involving people with dementia across the UK that were influencing services and policies affecting the lives of people with dementia.
The first phase of DEEP was a one year project that finished in 2012 but a new, three year phase began in 2013. This will help build the capacity of existing groups, support the emergence of new groups and…
Added by Jill Anderson on November 28, 2013 at 14:22 —
The Future of Social Relations: Rethinking Prejudice and Togetherness in Times of Crisis,
21-23rd May 2014, Cutler’s Hall, Sheffield, UK
5th International Conference: Theorising normalcy and the…
Added by Jill Anderson on November 27, 2013 at 10:03 —
Join us on Tuesday 3 December from 4-5pm (GMT) for a chat about mental health learning and teaching - share what you are doing, issues you have been grappling with this term, resources you are finding helpful - or ask for advice and suggestions.
Join us on Tuesday 10 December between 1-2pm (GMT) for a chat about research you are involved with. If you are an undergraduate or postgraduate student, let us know about your… Continue
Added by Jill Anderson on November 26, 2013 at 15:19 —
I am collecting links on mindfulness in higher education here. If you know of resources to add, please let me know (and/or I can add you as a collaborator on bundlr, where the links are located). If you haven't come across bundlr it is a great resource for collating links for use in teaching/learning.
Several hub members have an interest in minfulness.… Continue
Added by Jill Anderson on November 26, 2013 at 13:11 —
'... your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding ... '. Khalil Gibran
Negative Emotions Are Key to Well-Being
Feeling sad, mad, critical or otherwise awful? Surprise: negative emotions are essential for mental health
By Tori Rodriguez
' ... the… Continue
Added by julie gosling on November 26, 2013 at 11:00 —
Two discussion papers have been published by the Personal Social Services Research Unit, London School of Economics, and the Social Care Institute for Excellence, which focus on knowledge transfer in social care.
1. Evidence-informed policy making: Exploring the concept of knowledge transfer in social care(Discussion paper 2862, Matosevic et al 2013), reports on an exploratory study which examined the… Continue
Added by Jill Anderson on November 25, 2013 at 14:57 —
The Lived Experience Research Network produces issue briefs in three categories that highlight issues of importance in the behavioral health and disabilities fields:
- Research Briefs: These briefs synthesize the research evidence on a particular issue.
- Advocacy Briefs: These briefs summarize an issue for advocacy or action, for which more research may be needed.
- First Person Accounts: These briefs describe the writer's lived experience in the behavioral…
Added by Jill Anderson on November 22, 2013 at 15:56 —
Improving the quality and safety of healthcare is a global priority. The 22nd Sociology of Health & Illness Monograph will bring together empirical, theoretical and methodological contributions to progress a distinctive sociological understanding of this rapidly developing field. The intention is to showcase papers that apply sociological conceptualisations and critiques to quality and safety across diverse international contexts, expand orthodox thinking and… Continue
Added by Jill Anderson on November 21, 2013 at 13:28 —
In spring 2013, nef was commissioned by Mind to review the literature on how coproduction is being used in mental health settings. This report sets out the findings of that review, showing what evidence there is of the impact of co-production on mental health support, and which aspects of co-production are being developed in the sector.…
Added by Jill Anderson on November 20, 2013 at 23:05 —
I would like to bring to your attention this important Seminar on Looking After Ourselves that I am jointly running with Dr Martin Webber of York University on the 12th of December to your attention see link below…
Added by Mike Bush on November 20, 2013 at 18:45 —
There are now 584 members on the mhhehub. Please pass the word around to those you work and study with and help us make it to 600!
Added by Jill Anderson on November 20, 2013 at 18:41 —
The Brookes eJournal of Learning and Teaching aims to promote, enhance and disseminate research, good practice, development and innovation in all aspects of learning, teaching and assessment in higher education.
Read it here.
Added by Jill Anderson on November 20, 2013 at 18:28 —
If you are not on the mhhehub member map, please scroll down and add yourself.
Did you know that you can link straight from the map to members' profile pages? Give it a try.
Added by Jill Anderson on November 20, 2013 at 18:25 —
Article by Tom Shakespeare in the latest edition of the Journal of Health and Social Care Education.
Added by Jill Anderson on November 20, 2013 at 18:24 —
At the Network for Psychiatric Nursing Research in Warwick this year ten Mental Health Nurse Doctoral Students came forward and agreed that a network was a good idea. This network can work in a number of ways:
- Meeting up for occasional face to face discussions
- Using an email group to contact like-minded people
- And using this blog
You may have questions, tips to share, events and books to recommend, the possibilities are wide.…
Added by Jill Anderson on November 20, 2013 at 13:53 —