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The Royal College of Psychiatrists Improving the lives of people with mental illness


Meeting of RCPsych Public Mental Health Network 

at the

Royal College of Psychiatrists, 21 Prescot Street, E1 8BB

 

Monday March 16

12 for 12.30 until 17.00

 

Chair: Peter Byrne, Associate Registrar for Public Mental Health

 

If you would like to attend this event, please email Thomas Kennedy (tkennedy@rcpsych.ac.uk) by Friday 13th March. Please confirm if you have any dietary or access needs. Places will be allocated on a first come, first serve basis.
 

12 noon

Registration, light lunch and refreshments

 

Stolen years: premature mortality of people with severe mental illness

12.30

Where does the evidence lead us?

 

Fiona Gaughran

12.45

Alcohol: beyond minimum pricing

 

Peter Rice

13.00

Cigarettes, vaping, abstinence

 

Ann McNeill

13.15

Tea / coffee / networking

Key areas for PMH Interventions

13.45

Public Health England update

 

Gregor Henderson

13.55

The mental health challenge

 

Andy Bell

14.00

Application of MH Intelligence to inform local implementation

Jonathan Campion

14.20

Early Intervention: children

 

Mike Shaw

14.40

Early Intervention: older adults

 

Peter Byrne

Workshops (Take tea / coffee into workshops)

15.05

Workshop group A: Mindfulness – a practical introduction

(Chris Cullen)

Workshop group B: Exercise and healthy living interventions for people with severe mental illness

(Brendon Stubbs)

Swapover

16.00

Workshop group A: Exercise and healthy living interventions for people with severe mental illness

(Brendon Stubbs)

Workshop group B: Mindfulness – a practical introduction

(Chris Cullen)

16.50

Closing remarks: next steps

 

Peter Byrne

At the end of the event we will ask attendees for their ideas on neglected PMH areas