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Cancelled due to coronavirus/COVID-19

In order to protect our members, staff and patients receiving treatment for mental illness from coronavirus, we have made the difficult decision to cancel all peer review and accreditation visits and events taking place up to the end of June. Therefore unfortunately, this event that has now been cancelled. A full refund of your registration fee will be made when the team have returned to the office. We are unable to offer compensation for travel and/or accommodation costs that have already been incurred, or any administration charges relating to cancellation of travel tickets or accommodation.

QNIC COVID-19 open discussion forum - Psychological professionals working on inpatient adolescent mental health wards - Thursday 23 July 2020, 1.30pm-2.30pm

Our first open forum group for psychological professionals working on inpatient adolescent mental health wards to discuss the latest guidance available and overcoming issues arising during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The session will be facilitated by the Quality Network group. The purpose of the sessions is for individuals to engage in conversations about particular issues and to learn and share good practice. 

Watch a recording of the webinar on the dedicated CCQI webinar page webinar page. 

CAMHS COVID-19 Webinar - Friday 24 April 2020, 2pm

Hosted by Dr Turlough Mills, (Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at Little Woodhouse Hall, Leeds and QNIC Advisory Group Chair) and Emma Sutcliffe (Ward Manager at Little Woodhouse Hall, Leeds).

Hear about experiences of managing the COVID-19 crisis in inpatient and community settings, with the opportunity to ask questions during a Q&A session. 

Watch a recording of the webinar on the dedicated CCQI webinar page

If you are interested in presenting at a similar webinar sharing your experiences of managing COVID-19 with other CAMHS teams across the country, please do get in touch at QNIC@rcpsych.ac.uk or QNCC@rcpsych.ac.uk.

Join the conversation on the management of COVID-19 within mental health services on the RCPsych COVID-19 Mental Health Improvement Network.

CAMHS Accreditation Training is aimed at clinicians and patient/carer representatives who want to understand more about the process, and is compulsory to attend for those who wish to participate in accreditation reviews in the future. You are not required to attend this training for focused or comprehensive peer-review visits.

This is the perfect opportunity if you plan to or have already signed up or for an accreditation visit as a reviewer or patient/carer representative this cycle and have not attended the training previously, or indeed if you have already completed the training and wish to refresh your knowledge of the process ahead of your next accreditation review.

We will be holding this training via Zoom. This event is now fully booked.

QNIC will be holding a Special Interest Day via Zoom focused on Social Workers in inpatient CAMHS settings.

If you would like to book your place at this year's event please complete the short online booking form (both members and non-members of QNIC/QNCC should complete this form).

Please note: For non-members of QNIC/QNCC there is a non-member introductory fee of £55 for this event. We will also contact you separately via email to give you information on how to make a payment if you are a non-member.

CAMHS Accreditation Training is aimed at clinicians and patient/carer representatives who want to understand more about the process, and is compulsory to attend for those who wish to participate in accreditation reviews in the future. You are not required to attend this training for focused or comprehensive peer-review visits.

This is the perfect opportunity if you plan to or have already signed up or for an accreditation visit as a reviewer or patient/carer representative this cycle and have not attended the training previously, or indeed if you have already completed the training and wish to refresh your knowledge of the process ahead of your next accreditation review.

We will be holding this training via Zoom. Please sign up using the booking form.

QNCC Event information can be found on the QNCC News and Events page.
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