Promoting Resilience and Protecting Mental Health at Work

Venue: Royal Free Hampstead, Atrium

Location: London, NW3 2QG, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Sep 14, 2009 End Date/Time: Sep 14, 2009
Registration Date: Sep 14, 2009
Early Registration Date: Jul 13, 2009
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Resilience is increasingly recognised as a key aspect of psychological health. Resilience is our ability to withstand stress and continue successfully in times of adversity – a key skill for the modern turbulent world of work!
This conference provides an overview of the evidence on resilience. Leading experts in the field will describe cutting edge interventions at individual, management, team and organisational level designed to promote resilience at work.
Are you responsible for staff health and organisational effectiveness? If yes, this conference is for you. Delegates can expect to leave with an up to date briefing on stress, mental health and resilience at work, an understanding of how to protect mental health at work, and skills to promote effective working during times of stress.
Topics to be covered:

 What keeps us Resilient at Work?

 Developing Organisational Resilience: Management, Team and Organisational Interventions

 New therapies to promote Resilience

 The Impact of stress, distress and mental health problems at work: What support do managers need to manage these issues effectively?

 Schwartz Rounds: A new approach to staff support in healthcare

 Implementation of an organisation wide stress resilience programme

 Managers’ Role in Individual and Organisational Resilience

Speakers include:

Dr Paul Flaxman, City University London,
Dr Jan Hill-Tout, Anuerin Bevan Local Health Board,
Anthony Schwartz, Staffordshire University,
Emma Donaldson-Feilder, Affinity Health at Work
Barbara Wren, Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust

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