NEED-Meeting, Barcelona, Spain, 24.-26.03.2021; Note: Depending on the pandemic situation this meeting might be held online!
European Association for Mental Health in Intellectual Disability - promoting care and research in MHID in Europe.
Listen to this interview in @InclusionEurope member @ENABLEScotland 's Annual Conference 2020! Thank you @MorrisonBeth and @ianbirrell As Ian puts it we have heard of these horrifying situations, we know about them and still, they go on. Thank you @TheresaS_Piper for sharing! https://twitter.com/TheresaS_Piper/status/1334521631222484993
On @UN #IDPD, please watch this conversation from @ENABLEScotland’s Annual Conference last week between two heroic #HumanRights defenders; @MorrisonBeth & @ianbirrell.
@JyrkiPinomaa @misver @samcchange @PaulaMc007 @JayneMcCubbinTV
A mile of the River Lugg has been bulldozed to destruction.
Bankside trees grubbed out & burnt.
Riverbed scraped out.
Disaster for downstream wildlife.
This was an SSSI.
No consent was sought.
@EnvAgency must surely prosecute this.
@raj_psyc @RCPsychRehabSoc @skalidindi1 @HelenKillaspy @DrLadeSmith @wendyburn @nuwandiss @Asifmbachlani @originalbboland @DrAdrianJames @Derektracy1 How to embed #SocialJustice in our training and assessment and indeed in our practice - Any examples ppl wish to share?
Tory MPs can shout me down all they like.
It's shameful that ministers can hand out public money to their cronies without competition while the unemployed, sick and disabled are forced to jump through humiliating hoops to access the meagre welfare support they’re entitled to.
Congratulations to all the finalists at tonight's Coronavirus Learning Disability and Autism Leaders’ List 2020 Award Ceremony
@DimensionsUK in partnership with @LearningDisEng and
@VODGmembership - #LDALeadersList
Do join us if you can!
Join us for a virtual Christmas Celebration on Sat 12 December at 10am! We will celebrate 30 years of the Society, chat with one another and share advice and tips on how to survive and thrive the Christmas season.
At a loose end tonight? 8-9pm
Why not join our Gestational Diabetes webinar?
We'll be watching a new film made by @AMNabirye @jessmabeljones with women who have experience of GD. Then we'll be talking it over. #GDOnePrickAtATime
Join us! 👇🏽
So happy and proud that our Boss, @3_jacqui has won Novembers Healthcare Hero Award. Couldn't be given to a more deserving person 😊😊😊 Congratulations! 🏆🏆🏆
We are also doing some research about some people with learning disabilities in the first World War. We are looking at the deaths of some people who died, in an Institution in 1918. The death rate was very high.
TReally interesting piece of research about young men with learning disabilities who were soldiers during the first World War. @LastDaysoflifeR https://twitter.com/mylifemychoice1/status/1334153793676713985
Effects of running exercises on reaction time and working memory in individuals with intellectual disability #5107S19 https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/jir.12798?campaign=woletoc#.X8kraa2y02E.twitter
Happy international day for disabled people. Thanks to @fragilexuk and @mencap_charity for all you do to highlight amazing people we know and love incl @stuandmattmcd #LearningDisability most common known cause of inherited learning disability yet so often goes undiagnosed
Listen to young people's accounts of the court process & what needs to change with @RealityArtLDN What are the innovations that Oasis Restore @Oasis_UK can bring to the Criminal Justice System? Watch on Monday...book by Sunday at 09:00am https://bit.ly/afpsig20 #MACRtimeforchange
Want to study a PhD with me on the psychology of digital gaming or online behaviour? You can find out more about my current research interests here
For more detail about the PhD studentship/GTA scheme, see here:
❗️This #HEENETS survey on placements is open to all health and care learners in England including medical students and trainee doctors. Please complete it. Just extended to 7th December❗️
📣Calling all mental health students and trainees who are currently on placement/ have recently been on one - we want to hear from you!
Survey link👉🏽 http://orlo.uk/WQQkU
#HEENETS #MentalHealth #MentalHealthStudent @BurgessDawson
December DCP Chairs Update from @DrEstherCT gives an overview of the great work that’s been done in 2020 for members and public by @BPSOfficial & @UKDCP. Describes also the really positive organisational change in BPS in last 3 years - please read& share https://www.bps.org.uk/sites/www.bps.org.uk/files/Member%20Networks/Divisions/DCP/DCP%20Chair%27s%20Update%20-%20December%202020.pdf
Listen to @kanikamalik3387 from @SangathIndia talk about her Wellcome Trust #ActiveIngredientsMH project on behavioural activation.
👏 Congratulations to #MentalHealth champion Seán Kelly for winning the #MEPAwards2020 Industry, Research & Innovation Award Award.
MEP Kelly is an active member of the EP Coalition for Mental Health and Wellbeing.
#EUMentalHealth #MHEPCoalition 🇪🇺
Word of the day, useful for all video meetings, is 'nod-crafty': a 17th-century adjective meaning 'given to nodding one's head with an air of great understanding' when you're really not listening at all.
#Hustings for the @RCPsych treasurer now coming to a close... tune in next week for the hustings for #Dean - matters of training and education, recruitment and retention. Read the candidates' statements https://www.rcpsych.ac.uk/about-us/our-people-and-how-we-make-decisions/elections/our-2020-candidates-for-dean and please get involved !
The@RCPsych Treasurer hustings just finished. A huge thanks to all of you who joined and all who asked wonderful and relevant questions. Hope you are satisfied with the answers @RCPsychSASdocs @rcpsychNW @rcpsychTrainees @rcpsychOldAge @bipa_uk @subodhdave1 @DrNandiniC