DeSTRESS Project - Understanding and Dealing with Stress

Upcoming Events

Poverty, Pathology and Pills Conference

Tuesday 15th / Wednesday 16th January 2019 - Wellcome Trust, 183 Euston Road, London NW1 2BE

Health Professional dissemination workshop

November 2019 - Full details coming soon

Supporting patients experiencing poverty-related mental distress

Free Joint event for primary care and community based professionals, in Plymouth, Torbay and the South West region.

Tuesday 4th December 2019, 14:00-16:30 - University of Plymouth, Boston Room, 108 Mast House, Sutton Harbour, Plymouth - Tea & coffee from 13.45

An interactive session to share evidence-based training materials from two in-depth research studies developed in partnership with community members to assist health professionals in providing effective support for patients experiencing poverty-related distress and mental health problems.

Key learning opportunities:
• Making the most effective use of consultation time
• How to build trust with people who see themselves as undeserving
• How to create individualised bio-psycho-social assessments to complement diagnosis and inform decisions about social interventions
• How to empower individuals with social causes of low mood and anxiety who may see medication as the main answer

Call for Papers

Poverty, pathology and pills Conference

Tuesday 15th January 2019 - Wellcome Trust, Euston Road, London