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It is very important to note that sudden withdrawal of psychiatric medication may have very serious and unpredictable consequences. None of the content in this site should be taken as medical advice. If you are on psychiatric medication and would like to come off, you should take it upon yourself to do so responsibly, by finding a GP or psychiatrist who will help you do so safely.

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You can view webcasts from the keynote presentations given at the 2017 conference. These links below will bring you to the UCC School Of Nursing and Midwifery Panopto pages.

15th November

 

11.00-12.00 Jay Watts: An Environmental Model of Mental Distress.

 
12.00-13.00 Jolijn Santegoeds: Stopping Coercion in Mental Health Care.
 
15.00-16.00 Iseult Twamley: Reluctant Revolutionaries: “Changing from Within” - Experiences of the Irish Open Dialogue Implementation.
 
16th November
 
11.00-12.00 Diana Rose: Making the Most and Dismantling the Worst of Mental Health Services: Reflections on User-led Research and its Implications.
 
12.00-13.00 Oor Mad History Community History and Arts project: Oor Mad History: How to Get Mad and Influence People.
 
13.45-14.45 Jim van Os: Who is Wondering about Mental Health Services and What are Their Suggestions for Change?
 

For more information on this, and previous conferences please visit http://www.ucc.ie/en/nursingmidwifery/conferences/