Medica CPD Opportunities


Forthcoming Medica CPD Events

Event 1

“Tony Talks Autism”, Monday 15th May 2017, Glasgow

Join us for a fantastic opportunity to learn with Dr Tony Attwood, one of the worlds most respected experts on autism.


Morning Session
• Cognitive Abilities: A different way of thinking & learning
• Managing emotions and behaviour & strategies to support

Afternoon Session
• Where we are with our understanding of Autism including diagnosis of ASD
• ASD and sensory processing difficulties
• Information from Tony’s new book “Exploring Depression and Beating the Blues” for teenagers and adults who have Asperger’s Syndrome

Venue¬ – The Royal Convert Hall Glasgow
Time–9.30 am –4.20pm

Options available to attend AM or PM sessions only

Event Partner Glasgow City Council Education

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Event 2

Understanding Attachment & Supporting Positive Relationships in Children & Young People
A One Day Conference, 21st April 2017, Glasgow

This conference will provide you with the opportunity to hear expert and knowledgeable speakers, increase your understanding on attachment, how early attachment relationships can affect children throughout their life and most importantly how we can better support children and young people who maybe experiencing difficulties in social, educational and behavioural domains due to their early experiences.

Venue – Glasgow Marriot Hotel
Time: 9.55am – 4.20pm

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Event 3

Understanding and Supporting the Psychological Needs of Unaccompanied Asylum-Seeking, Trafficked & Refugee Children & Young People
A Half Day Training Course, 20th April 2017, Glasgow

COURSE TUTOR: Dr. Karen Treisman is a Specialist Clinical Psychologist who has worked in the NHS and children’s services for ten years and has also worked cross-culturally in both Africa and Asia with groups ranging from former child soldiers to survivors of the Rwandan Genocide. Karen has extensive experience in the areas of trauma, parenting, and attachment, and works clinically using a range of therapeutic approaches with families, systems, and children in or on the edge of care, unaccompanied asylum-seeking young people, and adopted children.

Venue –Mercure Glasgow City Centre
Time: 1.00pm – 4.30pm

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Event 4

Autism & ADHD What has diet got to do with it?
A Half Day Training Course with David Rex, Dietitian
Thursday 8th June 2017, Glasgow

Why are children with ASD more likely to be highly selective eaters? 
What impact does selective eating have?
How can we support families to effect dietary change among selective eaters?
With so much information online, how can we support parents of children with ASD and ASD related conditions (ADHD) to make safe and practical decisions on nutritional interventions?
Venue–CCA Glasgow (Centre for Contemporary Arts)
Time 1.00-4.30pm

For Further Information, leaflets and to book

Online: www.medicacpd.com
Tel: 0141 638 4098
Email: Medica Cpd with your details at carolyn@medicacpd.com
Source: CLPL

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