Joint RCPsych iS and RCPsych NI Intellectual Disability Event
|Timings||9.30am - 4.30pm|
|Location||The MAC - 10 Exchange Street West, Belfast BT1 2 NJ|
|CPD||Up to six hours subject to peer approval|
Online bookings now closed
|FY Doctors and Medical Students||£95|
Location: The MAC - 10 Exchange Street West, Belfast BT1 2 NJ
The conference will focus on the role of psychiatrists and healthcare professionals in changing outdated cultures and addressing the risks and impacts of institutionalism.
Speakers confirmed to date include:
- Sarah Leitch and Alexis Quinn from the Restraint Reduction Network
- Amanda Allard from the National Children's Bureau will speak on safeguarding children with disabilities and complex health needs in residential settings.
- Dr Roger Banks – Consultant Psychiatrist and Former National Clinical Director for Learning Disability and Autism, NHS England.
- Professor Ciaran Mulholland – a Consultant Psychiatrist and Professor Psychiatrist at Queen's University Belfast will speak on his experience in Trouble-related trauma over his career to date and what learning might be applied to the current context in the field of Learning Disability.