Conference Announcement and Call for Papers

Tuesday 4 April 2017

09.30 – 09.40        

Opening remarks

09.40 – 10.30

From big data to little data - findings and implications using the DoIT Profiler in prisons
Professor Amanda Kirby
Founder and Director, The Dyscovery Centre

10.30 – 11.30

Parole and rehabilitation for offenders with intellectual and /or developmental disabilities
Yvette Bates
HCPC Registered & Chartered Senior Forensic Psychologist, HMP Dovegate
and
Andrew Sperling
Legal Consultant

11.30 – 12.00

Refreshment break: time to visit the exhibits and posters

12.00 – 13.00

Concurrent Session 1: Workshops

13.00 – 14.00

Lunch

13.20 – 14.00

Editorial Board Meeting: Journal of Intellectual Disabilities and Offending Behaviour

14.00 – 14.40

Concurrent Session 2

14.40 – 14.45

Transition between concurrent sessions

14.45 – 15.25

Concurrent Session 3

15.25 – 15.30

Transition between concurrent sessions

15.30 – 16.10

Concurrent Session 4

16.10 – 16.40

Refreshment break: time to visit the exhibits and posters

16.40 – 17.20

 

Responding to calls for help from NHS units: working in partnership with the police to resolve incidents and plan remedies
Inspector Michael Brown, OBE
Mental Health Coordinator, National Police Chief's Council and the College of Policing

17.20

Closing remarks

17.30

End of Day One

19.00

Drinks reception and dinner

Wednesday 5 April 2017

08.30 – 9.10                   

Concurrent Session 5

09.15 – 09.25

Opening remarks

09.25– 10.15

Using low arousal approaches to reduce restrictive practices for people with very challenging behaviours
Bo Hejlskov Elvén
Clinical Psychologist

10.15 – 11.20

Panel discussion: how can we provide better involvement, support and protection for carers of offenders with an intellectual and/or developmental disability? 
Graham Machin
Sheena Foster
Venessa Bobb

11.20 – 11.50

Refreshment break: time to visit the exhibits and posters

11.50 – 12.50

Concurrent Session 6: Workshops

12.50 – 13.50

Lunch

13.00 – 13.45

International Research Group Meeting

13.50 – 14.30

Concurrent Session 7

14.30 – 14.35

Transition between concurrent sessions

14.35 – 15.15

Concurrent Session 8

15.15 – 15.30

Refreshment break: time to visit the exhibits and posters

15.30 – 16.10

Sex offender treatment programs for men with intellectual disability
Dr Andrea Hollomotz
Lecturer, University of Leeds
and
Monika Egli and Meinrad Rutschmann
Forio

 

16.10

Closing remarks

Dr Colin Dale

Director, Caring Solutions Ltd

16.15

Conference ends