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  • Head of Quality Improvement (NCCMH)

    The role Here at the National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health, we deliver a number of national quality improvement (QI) programmes to enable the delivery of high-quality, equitable, mental health care. We are looking to recruit a Head of Quality Improvement to work alongside the existing Head of QI to manage our expanding portfolio of work, including our new programme to improve the culture of care on Mental Health, Learning Disability and Autism inpatient wards in England

  • Quality Improvement Coach

    The role Here at the National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health, we deliver a number of national quality improvement (QI) programmes to enable the delivery of high-quality, equitable, mental health care. We are looking to recruit an additional coach for our exciting new QI programme to improve the culture of care on Mental Health, Learning Disability and Autism inpatient wards in England. This is an opportunity to be part of an ambitious, high-profile programme aiming to support change

  • Why autistic people should get the COVID-19 vaccination

    ’ from the Covid vaccine, on the grounds of having autism. In each case, I have politely declined, people. People with co-occuring autism and intellectual disability (otherwise known as learning, Society has information about coronavirus on its website, and my local autism hub in Leeds produced an excellent coronavirus toolkit (no longer available). In other news, we have now set up an autism, , to share best practice and help shape the College’s strategy on autism. I want to make sure

  • S38 Getting it right for autistic people

    symposium. Dr Davidson is the Lead for Autism in the Royal College and will describe the role of psychiatrists in autism diagnosis and post-diagnostic support. Prof Jaydeokar is a parent-carer, on the direct experience and challenges of caring for a child with autism and the joys associated with being a parent. Dr Courtenay is the National Professional Advisor for Intellectual Disability and Autism, Caring and living with autism: the professional and the personal Sujeet Jaydeokar, University

  • A busy year

    I first started noticing autism back in 2012, when junior doctors were still called House Officers. Back then, autism was seen as the domain of CAMHS and Learning Disability services: general adult, the National Autism Training Program for Psychiatrists (NATP). It has been massively popular, which, community, the College has revised the autism section of the Emergency Management of Eating, figures showing long wait times for autism assessments. The wait times in ADHD services are even worse

  • About the Neurodevelopmental Psychiatry Special Interest Group (NDPSIG)

    of neurodevelopmental factors (such as autism and ADHD) in all age groups and at all ability levels, Jessica Eccles - Chair-Elect Raja Mukherjee - Financial Officer& I D Faculty Rep Conor Davidson - Autism, Rep Bhathika Perera - Chair of ID in ADHD CoP Jenny Bryden - Chair of Autism CoP Sana Fatima - Online, recognised. The concept started with specific disorders (such as Autism, ADHD and Tics, in the general population. Historically, psychiatry considered conditions such as autism and ADHD to be the remit

  • RCPsych Members' Webinar 13 August 2020 | Royal College of Psychiatrists

    of the speaker and any unauthorised broadcasting/copying of any presentation is strictly prohibited. Autism, Dr Conor Davidson College Report CR228: The psychiatric management of autism in adults

  • Neurodevelopmental psychiatry - Executive Committee

    NHS Trust. He works as an epidemiologist on the prevention of depression and on the burden of autism, undertaking a project on catatonia in autism spectrum disorders. Helen Matthews, Davidson RCPsych Autism Champion Dr Conor Davidson is a general adult psychiatrist, of Psychiatrists Autism Champion. After qualifying as a consultant in 2012, Conor worked as a CMHT psychiatrist in York. He was autism lead for Tees, Esk & Wear Valleys Foundation Trust between 2017 and 2020

  • College deplores abuse scenes

    disabilities and / or Autism. These images and allegations are especially regrettable coming, to people with intellectual disabilities and / or Autism to demonstrate clear leadership in ensuring

  • Neurodevelopmental psychiatry - events

    meeting of NDPSIG and Wales Autism Community of Practice: Autism and Mental Health Date: Thursday 7

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