News and events

Date: Tuesday 13 December 2022

Time: 9.30-11.30 am

These sessions will take place on Microsoft Teams and be facilitated by a member of the QNLD project team.

Training is open to all staff working in QNLD member services. This includes consultants and specialist registrars (SpR), registered mental health nurses and nurses in training, ward managers and matrons, support workers and wider MDT. This is an excellent opportunity for professional development, to contribute to the peer review process and to facilitate networking and the sharing of best practice.

The next training session will take place on Tuesday 13 December 2022 at 9.30 - 11.30 am. Booking is open now, if you would like to attend please complete the booking form.

Date: Tuesday 6 December

Topic: Working with Co-morbidities

The next QNLD Virtual Annual Forum is taking place on Tuesday 6 December. It will be a full day featuring various engaging presentations from community and inpatient learning disability services and an opportunity to network with each other. 

The event is free to all staff working in QNLD member services and cost £55 for non-members. To register for the event, please fill out the booking form.

The event programme will be released soon.

Any queries? Contact the project team,

QNLD Special Interest Day 2022

QNLD held a special interest day in July 2022 on the topic of 'Legal Issues'.

The day included presentations on informed consent to treatment with medication, capacity and sexual relations, executive dysfunction and rights for restricted and conditionally discharged patients delivered by a panel of leading experts.

To find out more, view the event programme. The slides and recording of the event can be made available to QNLD members on request, to access the resources please contact the project team via email.

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