News and events

The PQN team are holding an accreditation training session on Wednesday 17 March from 9.30am to 12.30pm. This training will cover what an accreditation is, how to prepare for it as a service being reviewed, and how to prepare for it as a reviewer.

Registration for this event is now closed.

This event is taking place virtually, details about how to join the training will be sent out prior to the event.

For further information about this event, please contact the PQN project team at perinatal-chat@rcpsych.ac.uk.

Webinar #4 - Tuesday 15 September 2020

This webinar was jointly presented by perinatal mental health teams based in Staffordshire and West London. They talked about how they have been running online psychological interventions and discussed the logistics of their programme.

Webinar #3 - Thursday 23 July 2020

This webinar was hosted by Sarah Owens, a Community Perinatal Peer Support Worker from the Surrey and Borders Perinatal Mental Health Service. Sarah talked about how to cope with COVID-19 in a Perinatal Community Team.

Webinar #2 - Monday 22 June 2020

This webinar was presented by Mark Williams, an International Campaigner who is passionate about paternal mental health and why supporting all parents for their mental health will have far better outcomes for the family and the development of the child. He founded International Fathers' Mental Health Day and the #Howareyoudad campaign, for better services for new dads.

Webinar #1 - Thursday 28 May 2020

Hosted by Hayley Grainger, Nursery Nurse from the Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust.

The webinar covered navigating the COVID-19 risk and worries with mothers, and addressed some perinatal nursery nurse concerns regarding COVID-19 and highlight possible impacts of COVID-19 on the mother and infant.

You can access recordings of all our webinars on the dedicated CCQI Webinars page.

The PQN team are holding a special interest day for nurses on Tuesday 18 May 2021. The event will be held virtually via Zoom.

If you work with our member services, registration is free. Please register using Zoom.

If you do not work with one of our member services, registration is £55.

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