Greenwood Institute of Child Health Open day - Celebrating Children’s Mental Health

Series Name Greenwood Institute of Child Health Open day
Type Lectures & Talks
Starts at Jun 28, 2013 11:00 AM
Ends at Jun 28, 2013 02:00 PM
Venue Westcotes House, Westcotes Drive, LE3 0QU
Open To Public
For Bookings Contact ab631@le.ac.uk by 28th May 2013

Helping & involving young people and their families to look after their mental health. Come and join us to celebrate children’s mental health and 20 years of the Greenwood Institute of Child Health. There will be short presentations, launch of the Greenwood prize, on-site entertainment for all, posters to view and freebies available on the day.

Presentations on the day by young people and parents:

11:00—11:10 An overview of the last 20 years of Greenwood Institute Professor Panos Vostanis
11:10—11:25 Key note presentation - What young people should know about mental health, winner of the Greenwood prize Nilesh Chauhan, for the best mental health promotion poster
11:25—11:40 Needs of adopted children Duncan Collins (parent)
11:40—11:55 Child mental health promotion Marie Bush & Professor Nisha Dogra
11:55—12:10 Every child matters: But for how long? Frances Nicol
12:10—12:25 Children with autism and developmental needs, Elaine Liquorish (parent)
12:25 - 12:30 Close
12:30— 2:00 Lunch & Entertainment

Places are limited so book early. Parking limited.