Conference Programme Announced

Lively and authoritative, every year the Design in Mental Health Conference is THE professional gathering for all concerned with the built environment in mental health.

Day 1: 21 May

09:00

Registration & Exhibition Visit

09:55

Keynotes

Welcome Address

Speaker:

  • Jenny Gill Chairman - Design in Mental Health Network

10:00

Keynotes

Keynote: Design with confidence – comprehensive test methods for products in mental health environments

Speaker:

  • Philip Ross Director - Design in Mental Health Network

10:25

Keynotes

Keynote: NHS Improvement

Speaker:

  • Simon Corben Director and Head of Profession NHS Estates and Facilities - NHS Improvement

10:50

Keynotes

Q&A

Chair:

  • Jenny Gill Chairman - Design in Mental Health Network

11:00

Coffee Break & Exhibition Visit

11:30

Conference Room A

Safe in seclusion? Examining seclusion use and design, in contemporary care Session

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Speakers:

Conference Room B

Children are the Future Session

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Speakers:

12:24

Conference Room A

Seclusion Q&A

Chair:

  • Paula Reavey Professor of Psychology - London South Bank University

Conference Room B

Children are the Future Q&A

Chair:

12:30

Lunch & Exhibition Visit

13:45

Conference Room A

Health & Wellbeing Session

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Speakers:

Conference Room B

Dementia Session

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Speakers:

14:45

Conference Room A

Health & Wellbeing Q&A

Chair:

  • Cath Lake Mental Health Lead - P+HS Architects

Conference Room B

Dementia Q&A

Chair:

15:00

Tea Break & Exhibition Visit

15:45

Conference Room A

Lived Experience Session

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Speakers:

16:30

Keynotes

Closing Keynote: ‘My Own Experience’

Speaker:

16:55

Conference Room A

Lived Experience Q&A

Chair:

17:05

Exhibition Visit (Event Closes 17.30)

Day 2: 22 May

09:00

Registration & Exhibition Visit

09:55

Keynotes

Welcome Address

Speaker:

  • Joe Forster President - Design in Mental Health Network

10:00

Keynotes

Opening Keynote

Speaker:

10:25

Keynotes

Keynote: Green Spaces

Speaker:

  • Susan Grant Principal Architect Health, Facilities Scotland Procurement, Commissioning and Facilities - NHS National Services Scotland

10:50

Keynotes

Q&A

Chair:

  • Joe Forster President - Design in Mental Health Network

11:00

Coffee Break & Exhibition Visit

11:30

Keynotes

Keynote

12:00

Conference Break Between Keynote & Following Sessions

12:05

Conference Room A

Estates Modernisation Session

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Speakers:

  • View full profile for George CatfordGeorge Catford Inspection Manager - Care Quality Commission London Region, Hospitals (Mental Health) Inspection Directorate
  • View full profile for Karla DambaKarla Damba Associate Director - Currie & Brown
  • Jonathan Campbell Associate Director of Capital Development - Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
  • View full profile for Richard WalkerRichard Walker Director of Capital Investment & Estate Services - Pennine Care NHS FT
  • View full profile for Wendy de SilvaWendy de Silva Architect, Mental Health Lead - IBI Group
  • View full profile for Claire DalleyClaire Dalley Director of Estates and Facilities - Oxford Health NHS FT

13:10

Conference Room A

Estates Modernisation Q&A

Chair:

  • Jonathan Campbell Associate Director of Capital Development - Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust

Conference Room B

Art, Design & Mental Health Q&A

Chair:

  • View full profile for Dr Faisil SethiDr Faisil Sethi Consultant Psychiatrist & Interim Service Director - Maudsley Hospital, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

13:20

Lunch & Exhibition Visit

14:45

Conference Room A

Project Spotlight Session

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Speakers:

Conference Room B

Clinical Design Session

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Speakers:

  • Mike Caulfield Advanced Nurse Practitioner for Rehabilitation - Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
  • Richard Mazuch Director of Design Research and Innovation - IBI Group

15:30

Conference Room A

Project Spotlight Q&A and Closing Remarks

Chair:

  • Joe Forster President - Design in Mental Health Network

Conference Room B

Clinical Design Q&A

Chair:

15:45

Exhibition Visit (Event Closes 16.15)