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We regularly add new events to the programme and update the event details to include the full schedule and speaker biographies. Please get in touch if you have any queries.  ‌

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Upcoming events


Is there a ‘best’ time for a person with dementia to move to a care home: emerging findings

Professor Jill Manthorpe of King's College London will discuss new research investigating what (if any) may be an optimal time for a person with dementia to move to a care home.


Conceptualising and Responding to Self-Neglect: The Challenge for Adult Safeguarding

An interactive event that will draw on two research projects conducted for the Department of Health and Skills for Care, considering causes of self-neglect and effective intervention strategies.


Understanding and Supporting Children with Harmful Sexual Behaviour

This event is a repeat of one held in June 2019 but with extended time allocated for practitioners to explore ways in which learning can be implemented in practice.

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