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  • Tue, 23/02/2016 - 13:04

    FutureLearn is offering a beginner’s course to increase understanding of anxiety, depression and CBT that is aimed at anyone with an interest in mental illness generally, and anxiety and depression in particular, e.g. 

  • Mon, 25/01/2016 - 05:28

    I’d like to tell you about an exciting new blended leadership course that the ETF ELMAG 3 programme is offering between now and late March. It’s called “Breaking the Rules: An affirmative approach to mental health leadership”. I know you have lots of demands on your time, but I also know that if you vist this MHFE website it's becuase you want to make a difference aroudn mental health and wellbeing, i.e. you want to lead change.  Well that's what this course is about.

  • Sat, 12/12/2015 - 11:32

    If you missed this week's episode of Question Time on Thursday, 10 December 2015, with Mary Beard, Caroline Flint, Vince Cable, Greg Clark and Quentin Letts, you've got 12 months left to watch it on BBC iPlayer. I'd recommend you don't waste any time. Watch it now at: http://bbc.in/1OnAYB1 for the the panel and audience responses to the question asking why more isn't being done by the government to support people with mental health problems?

  • Wed, 12/08/2015 - 13:12

    I usually tweet events and resources via @MHFEwhatsnew rather than posting them as news, but the Scottish Recovery Network, See Me, and Voices Of Experience landmark national event on human rights and recovery in June this year really does deserve a special news item. Thanks to Susan for sending details to me in the latest SRN eUpdate.

    Rights for Life brought people together around human rights, mental health recovery and non-discrimination. It was designed to be solutions-focused, engaging and positive.

  • Tue, 11/08/2015 - 14:27

    Post-doctoral positions for the Work, Learning and Wellbeing evidence programme - closing date 3 September.

    Senior Research Associates (two posts) Faculty of Social Sciences

  • Sun, 09/08/2015 - 01:59

    The 2015/16 Staff Diversity Diary has now arrived. Grab your free copy over on the Equalities toolkit website.

  • Sun, 09/08/2015 - 01:50

    Debbie Hicks, from the Reading Agency, will be leading a webinar on Books on Prescription (BoP) self help books on Tuesday 11 August 2015 from 12.40 to 2 pm.
    This webinar is part of a programme of virtual sessions for the BIS Community Learning Mental Health Pilots, but anyone who is interested is welcome to join us.

  • Thu, 30/07/2015 - 10:23

    Record number of people with learning disabilities and mental health conditions using employment support scheme

  • Fri, 24/07/2015 - 19:13

    Dear colleagues

    This may be of interest to the network - Peritus Learning are putting together an Academy Programme for Tissue Viability Service in the NHS.

    They are looking for a training associate with experience of working in the NHS at a senior level who has experience of managing projects or leading change.

  • Fri, 26/06/2015 - 16:41

    AoC Create is delighted to announce a further cohort of the popular Senior Leadership and Management Development Training Programme, starting in November 2015.

    The Education and Training Foundation are funding 10 bursary places for delegates from the Further Education and Skills sector, including third sector organisations, ITPs, adult community learning providers, specialist providers etc.