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DAA Quarterly Meeting - 16th September 2014

Event Date:
Tuesday 16 September 2014
British Psychological Society

Agenda and presentations:


9:45am Registration and refreshments

10:15am Welcome from Chair Prof Dawn Brooker: Director - Association of Dementia Studies, University of Worcester

10:20am Introduction from the host Reinhard Guss: Dementia Workstream Lead - British Psychological Society FPOP

10:30am Carer's perspective– Chris

10:45pm Forget Me Nots East Kent – Keith

11:00am INTERDEM (European Intervention in Dementia) – Prof Esme Moniz-Cook: Honorary Professor of Dementia Care - University of Hull; Consultant Clinical Psychologist - Humber NHS FT

11:15am Cognitive Stimulation Therapy – Prof Martin Orrell: Honorary Consultant Old Age Pschiatrist - University College London

11:30am Break

11:50am Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for carers – Dr Georgina Charlesworth: Consultant Clinical Psychologist - University College London

12:05pm Narrative Therapy - Jean Tottie: Chair - Life Story Network

12:20pm Psychological Therapy - Prof Richard Cheston: Consultant Clinical Psychologist - UWE

12:35pm Mindfulness- Rachael Litherland: Director - Innovations in Dementia

12:50pm Q&A - speakers

13:20pm Lunch

14:20pm Mental Capacity Act – Niall Fry: Policy Manager - Department of Health

14:40pm Interactive session: Truth– Toby Williamson: Head of Development and Later Life - Mental Health Foundation

15:10pm Member updates - Opportunity for delgates to inform the meeting of recent achievements

15:20pm Secretariat update - Simon Kitchen: Executive Lead - Dementia Action Alliance

15:30pm Closing remarks - Dawn

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