23 May 2017, at the Hilton, Reading

9.30am

Welcome by the Chairs

9.45am

Keynote presentation

Exploring depression

Professor Tony Attwood

Clinical psychologist

10.45am

Coping strategies for anxiety

Dr Wenn Lawson

Psychologist, lecturer and author


11.45am

 

Refreshment break     

STREAM A:

Clinical

STREAM B:

Supporting children

STREAM C:

Well-being

12.20pm

Self harm

 
Dr Khalid Karim

Consultant child and adolescent psychiatrist and Senior Teaching Fellow, University of Leicester, The Greenwood Institute

Sarah Baines 

Specialist Nurse for Autism Spectrum Disorders, Leicestershire NHS Partnership Trust

The Green-Eyed Goblin: what to do about jealousy and other strong emotions

K I Al-Ghani

SEN teacher, author and mother of a son with ASD

Promoting healthy self esteem

Dr Wenn Lawson

Psychologist, lecturer and author

1.10pm

Lunch

2.00pm

Autism and Psychosis

Speakers to be confirmed

Girls and mental health

Lucy Sanctuary

Independent paediatric speech and language therapist

Lego therapy

Speaker to be confirmed 

 

2.50pm

Refreshment break

3.20pm

Catastrophising- why do we do it and how can we deal with it?

Professor Tony Attwood

Clinical psychologist

4.20pm

Closing remarks by the chairs

4.30pm

Conference ends