This day is for anyone who is interested in and concerned about the current debates in "mental health." It provides a space to explore the critical questions of the day around the biomedical model and the narrative of "diagnosis and disorder!" The event features not just professionals but people from a diverse range of backgrounds who have an essential contribution to make to the debate. Attendees from past AD4E events have included people who identify as the following: People with lived experience of emotional distress, supporters of people with lived experience, survivors, psychologists, journalists, activists, counsellors, service users, service refusers, psychotherapists, mental health support professionals, psychiatrists, managers and individuals with a general personal interest. Venue: Amnesty International in London Time: 9 - 5 Cost: Sponsored tickets for people with lived experience not working, otherwise a sliding scale Online information and booking
A new job opportunity at Brecon & District Mind working on a new research project on social prescribing for mental health.