Risks-Rights-Responsibilities | Innovations in Forensic Mental Health Services.
|Dates:||16 June 2015 - 18 June 2015|
|Times:||08:00 - 17:30|
|What is it:||Conferences|
|Organiser:||Institute of Brain, Behaviour and Mental Health|
|How much:||From £375 – Early Bird (until 18 April 2015); £145 – Student (unwaged). Day delegate rates available|
|Who is it for:||Adults, Alumni, Current University students, University staff|
|Speaker:||Professor Sheilagh Hodgins (Key Note speaker), Professor Steve Peters (Key Note speaker), Professor Jenny Shaw (Key Note speaker), Professor Rüdiger Müller-Isberner (Key Note speaker), Professor Len Bowers (Key Note speaker)|
Host: Institute of Brain, Behaviour and Mental Health
About the event:
The XV Annual Conference of the International Association of Forensic Mental Health Services.
In 2015 the annual conference of the IAFMHS is organised by the University of Manchester (through the Centre for Mental Health and Risk). The programme will feature international key note speakers and a broad range of presentations from forensic mental health practitioners, researchers and academics from around the world.
The IAFMHS is an international organisation of forensic mental health workers. The Association focuses on four major areas:
- Clinical forensic psychiatry and psychology including family violence
- Administrative/legal issues
- Research in forensic mental health (civil/criminal), violence, and abuse
- Training and education
To register for this event please use eStore
For more information about the conference visit IAFMHS 2015
Or contact the Conference Committee on: IAFMHS2015@manchester.ac.uk
Price: From £375 – Early Bird (until 18 April 2015); £145 – Student (unwaged). Day delegate rates available
Professor Sheilagh Hodgins (Key Note speaker)
Role: Professor in the Department of Psychiatry
Organisation: Université de Montréal, Canada and the Karolinska Institute, Stockholm.
Professor Steve Peters (Key Note speaker)
Role: Consultant Psychiatrist / Undergraduate Dean
Organisation: University of Sheffield
Professor Jenny Shaw (Key Note speaker)
Role: Professor in Forensic Psychiatry, Centre Lead in the Institute of Brain, Behaviour and Mental Health
Organisation: University of Manchester and Lancashire Care Foundation Trust
Professor Rüdiger Müller-Isberner (Key Note speaker)
Role: Director of the Vitos Haina Forensic Hospital
Organisation: Vitos Haina Forensic Hospital, Germany.
Professor Len Bowers (Key Note speaker)
Role: Professor in Mental Health Nursing
Organisation: King’s College, London.
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