Enhancing learning and teaching about mental health across the disciplines
Slides from Laetitia Zeeman's presentation at a recent Boing Boing resilience forum:
See here for further info re the forums:
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The keynote presentations from the recent Threshold Concepts conference in Dublin are now available here:
I recommend Glynis Cousin's presentation (not least for some good jokes!).
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'Crooked Beauty is a poetic documentary that chronicles artist-activist Jacks McNamara's transformative journey from childhood abuse to psych ward inpatient to pioneering mental health advocacy. It is an intimate portrait of her intense personal quest to live with courage and dignity, and a powerful critique of standard psychiatric treatments. Poignant testimonials connect the fissures and fault lines of human nature to the unstable topography and mercurial weather patterns of the San…Continue
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See here for further details:
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Report published on Monday 18 June by the London School of Economics. Download here.
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The government has announced the biggest reform of the care and support system since 1948. The White Paper, ‘Caring for our future: reforming care and support’ and the draft Care and Support Bill have been published today.
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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE on LIVING WITH DIFFERENCE
12-13 September 2012, Marriott Hotel, Leeds, UK
The Aims and Objectives of LIVEDIFFERENCE
We are witnessing unprecedented levels of mobility and population change within and beyond the European Union. In this context, it is argued that how we develop the capacity to live with difference is the key issue of the 21st century. This research programme involves five inter‐linked projects which …Continue
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'South West London Recovery College is the UK's first mental health recovery study and training facility providing a range of courses and resources for service users, families, friends, carers and staff. The college aims to support people become experts in their own self care and for families, friends, carers and staff to better understand mental health conditions and support people in their recovery journey'.…Continue
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