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Student Mental Health

  • Date: Wednesday 24th November 2021 from 2.00 pm
  • Venue: Zoom meeting
  • Members £0.00
  • Non Members £

This meeting is being subsidised by the Manchester Medical Society and is FREE for all to attend. You will be able to submit questions to the speaker during the event using the Q&A function on Zoom.

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2.00-2.40 pm
Mentally Healthy Universities
John de Pury, Assistant Director of Policy, Universities UK

Learning objectives:

  1. University students as atypical population: characteristics, need, demand.
  2. Current policy and service landscape: 16-25yrs MH, NHS LTP, whole university approach.
  3. Developing student facing services: new models of partnership and care

2.40-3.20 pm
Greater Manchester Universities Student Mental Health Service  
Professor Sandeep Ranote, Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust

Dr Steve Eccles, Consultant Psychologist, Greater Manchester University Student Mental Team

3.20-3.35 pm
short break

3.35-4.15 pm
Mental Imagery for Suicidality in Students Trial (MISST)
Dr Jasper Palmier-Claus, Senior Lecturer in Clinical Psychology, Lancaster University

4.15 pm
Closing comments & completion of online questionnaire