Risky Business - The Challenges of Acquired Brain Injury through the Stages of Life
Thursday 19th April 2018
Inner Temple Hall, Crown Office Row, London EC4Y 7HL
Registration and Coffee
SESSION 1: THE CHALLENGES OF CHILDHOOD AND ADOLESCENCE
A Brain Injury and Adolescence? How's That for a Combo! Potential Challenges for School, Friendships and Families
Dr Howard Fines, Clinical Psychologist, Recolo
The Education, Health and Care Plan for Children with Brain Injuries
Christine Whiting, Life Resolutions
Coffee break and Exhibition
SESSION 2: ADULTHOOD AND ACQUIRED BRAIN INJURY
Assessing and Re-assessing Capacity – the challenge for professionals
Lizanne Gumbel QC, 1 Crown Office Row
Acquired Brain Injury: The lived experience of relatives and friends
Mark Holloway, Case Manager, HeadFirst
Lunch break and Exhibition
SESSION 3: COPING WITH ACQUIRED BRAIN INJURY IN OLD AGE
Acquired Brain Injury in Old Age
Amanda Thompsell, MBBS.FRCPsych,DGM,DRCOG
Chair of the Faculty of Old Age Psychiatry, Royal College of Psychiatrists
A family member will discuss the challenges and issues
FOLLOWED BY PANEL Q&A
You can book and pay by credit card through our website – see www.biswg.co.uk
Conference Fees (Please make cheques payable to BISWG Ltd)
BISWG Members Early bird – £75 Standard – £95
Non Members Early bird – £125 Standard – £150
Early bird rates are valid when booking and payment is made by 14th February 2018. BISWG is able to offer a small number of free places for those working in the NHS and public sector – please contact us by email to apply. Please note there is a substantial discount for members of BISWG
Please note there is a substantial discount for members of BISWG.
Membership is open to all professionals working in the field of brain
injury and costs:
£21.00 – Membership Rate for Social Workers
£25.00 – Membership Rate for Individuals
£65.00 – Membership Rate for Corporate Rate (entitles 3 employees to discount)
Please take advantage of joining BISWG when applying for this conference.
Please send payment for membership and the conference together.
For payment by BACS (in pounds sterling). Please tick if you plan to pay by BACS and use your surname as the reference on the booking form below.
Bank: HSBC Sort Code: 089299 Account No. 65579673
For all enquiries including the return of booking forms, exhibition stand bookings and delegate pack inserts, please contact:
PO Box 65,
Telephone: 07501 483989.
Certificates of attendance will be provided for CPD.
Cancellations will be subject to an administration fee of £20.00.