International Mental Health Leadership Exchange 2014

International Mental Health Leadership Exchange 2014This years annual leadership exchange will be held in Manchester 9–13 June 2014. The exchange is organised by the International Initiative for Mental Health Leadership (IIMHL), a unique international collaborative that focuses on improving mental health and addictions services

IIMHL is a collaboration of eight countries: Australia, England, Canada, New Zealand, Republic of Ireland, Scotland, USA and Sweden.

Date: Mon, 9 June 2014 – Fri, 13 June 2014
Venue: United Events, Sir Matt Busby Way, Old Trafford, Manchester, M16 0RA (map)

Workshop themes include:

  • Suicide Prevention
  • Whole-Person Care: Tackling Inequalities Between Physical and Mental Health (and delivering parity of esteem in England)
  • Seldom Heard and Socially Excluded Groups
  • Military and Their Families
  • Population and Public Mental Health Prevention, Promotion and Wellbeing
  • Behavioural Health Workforce Development
  • Integrating Physical and Behavioural Health in Primary Care and Sharing Risk
  • E Mental Health
  • Improving Access to Psychological Therapies
  • Transforming Communities via Innovative Approaches to Recovery
  • Consumer Leaders and Peer Services
  • Family and Carers
  • Community Crisis Response and the Crisis Pathway
  • International Knowledge Exchange Network for Mental Health
  • Measuring and understanding mental health outcomes and improvement
  • Trauma Informed Care: Includes reduction of seclusion and restraint; service user safety
  • Intellectual Disability and Mental Health
  • Dementia
  • Children and Youth
  • Substance Misuse and Mental Health Integration
  • Indigenous Leaders
  • Clinicians in Leadership Roles
  • Health Information Technology
  • Human Rights and Mental Health
  • Mental Health and Employment

You must be an active IIMHL member to register for this Leadership Exchange. There is no direct cost to become a member of IIMHL. The only requirements are that you are the leader of an organisation that provides services, funds, commissions services, or provides technical assistance in the field of Mental Health and Substance Abuse.

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