Final programme: Promoting Youth Mental Health through Intervention, Engagement and Innovation (#Acamh2012)

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Final PROGRAMME & REGISTRATION
3rd National One-Day Research Conference on Youth Mental Health
Promoting Youth Mental Health through Intervention, Engagement and Innovation
Friday 28 September 2012; Carlton Castletroy Park Hotel, Limerick

Programme: Morning 

08.30
Registration and Pre-Conference Refreshments
09.15
09.30
Welcome Address  Professor Don Barry, President, University of Limerick
Opening Address    Dan Neville TD, Deputy Spokesperson on Health
09.45
10.45
11.15
12.00
13.00
Plenary One             Trends in self harm and suicide among young people in Ireland: Implications for intervention and prevention programmes: Dr Ella Arensman, Director of Research, National Suicide Research Foundation, NHSRI, University College Cork
Plenary Two             Emerging Evaluation Findings: Jigsaw Early Intervention Model of Youth Mental Health Supports: Bob Illback, Deputy CEO, Headstrong, The National Centre for Youth Mental Health
Morning Coffee and Viewing of Poster Presentations
Guest Speaker:        Research Perspectives on Attention Deficit Disorder Among Young Adults: Eric Taylor, FRCP FRCPsych FMedSci, Emeritus Professor, King’s College London Institute of Psychiatry
Parallel Research Presentations: 4 presentations per session x 3 parallel sessions (12 presentations in total)
Lunch

Programme: Afternoon

14.00
Afternoon Workshops
Delegates to select one of the following Streams (kindly note: every effort will be made to accommodate requests, but this cannot always be guaranteed depending on numbers; please therefore indicate on booking form first and second preferences)
Workshop One:     Role of technology in promoting youth mental health: Derek Chambers and  Fenella Murphy, Inspire (workshop) Inspire Ireland; Dr Aleisha Clarke, Health Promotion Research Centre, NUI; and Dr Gavin Doherty, School of Computer Science and Statistics, TCD
Workshop Two:     Disadvantage and its Impact on Youth Mental Health: Orla Muldoon, Orla Muldoon, Professor of Psychology, UL; Sarah Jay, IRCHSS Post-Grad Scholar, UL, and Jan Klimas, Postdoctoral Researcher / Cochrane Fellow, Graduate Entry Medical School, UL
15.00
Report launch:     The way forward, young people and their parents experiences of youth mental health   services: Colman Noctor, Psychotherapist, Willow Grove Adolescent Service, St Patricks University Hospital
15.15
Plenary Three:       Why Research Matters: Mary Clarke, Detect / HSE
Plenary  Four:       The Policy Perspective: Ian Daly, HSE
16.15
Research Prize        EADBHARD O’CALLAGHAN ANNUAL YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH PRIZE: presented by Mrs Virginia O’Callaghan
16.45
Closing Address:      Walter Cullen, Professor of General Practice, Graduate Entry Medical School, University of
Limerick and Chair, SIG Research Conference Committee (tbc)
Closing Reception

 

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    Registration Form
To reserve your place to attend this Conference hosted by ACAMH’s Early Intervention SIG (28 September 2012) please complete the form below and return to:
National Events and Initiatives, ACAMH, St Saviour’s House, 39-41 Union Street, London SE1 1SD; Tel: 00 44 (0) 207 403 7458; Fax: 00 44 (0) 207 403 7081;  email: [email protected]
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