2019 conference launch

The sixth annual asb aspire and Headway East Sussex conference is due to take place on Thursday 13 June 2019 at the East Sussex National Hotel in Uckfield.

Changing Minds will address the complex subject of mental health after brain injury, including how to engage someone in rehabilitation, the correlation between brain injury & alcoholism, mindfulness & music therapy, as well as in-patient mental health programme for individuals with a brain injury.

We are delighted to welcome speakers from across the UK, including:

  • Dr Alyson Norman, Lecturer in Clinical and Health Psychology & MPsych clinical pathway lead, Plymouth University
  • Professor Jonathan Evans, Professor of Applied Neuropsychology and Honorary Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Glasgow University
  • Dr Amanda Thompsell, Chair of the Faculty of Old Age Psychiatry, Royal College of Psychiatrists
  • Dr Keith Jenkins, Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist & Lead Psychologist Neuropsychiatry, St Andrews

Who should attend?
The conference is aimed at all practitioners working with brain injury sufferers, including nursing staff, consultants, GPs, physiotherapists, speech and language therapists, occupational therapists, social workers, case managers, rehabilitation support workers and voluntary sector care providers.

The full programme will be launched in January 2019. For more information in the meantime, please contact the event team on 01293 861214 or email events@asb-law.com.